Ephemera show comes out of the shadows in NY

NEW YORK –Who knows the best book show in New York City? The Shadow Show knows!

Flamingo Eventz and Lamont Cranston step out of the shadows to announce the return of The New York City “Shadow” Show, formally known as The Manhattan Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair, April 9-10, 2010. This is the same weekend as the well-known New York Antiquarian Book Fair at the Park Avenue Armory.

This ‘shadow’ show presents some of the finest antiquarian book and vintage ephemera dealers in America, Canada and Europe all gathered together for one weekend at the Altman Building (The Carriage House) at 135 West 18th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues. Exhibitors offer fine, rare and unusual old books, maps, postcards, autographs, prints, posters, World’s Fair, and much more. Collectors, scholars, students, dealers, and decorators alike flock to this wonderful event for the best selection, wonderful finds, and rare treasures found here and only here.

A partial list of exhibitors includes: Asian Steppes Antiquarian Books of Pittsford, Vt.; Panoply Books of Lambertville, N.J.; Between The Covers Rare Books of Gloucester City, N.J.; Carnegie Hill Books of New York; Cattermole 20th Century Children’s Books of Newbury, Ohio; Eastside Books & Paper of New York City; G. Ross Irving Autographs of New York; Colebrook Book Barn of Colebrook, Conn.; Dan Gaeta of Waterbury, Conn.; Kenneth Mallory & Julia Jordan of Decatur, Ga.; and Peter L. Stern & Co. of Boston.

Appraisals will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. April 9 for $5 per item.

Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. April 9 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 10. For more information, visit www.flamingoeventz.com.

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