This morning I attended the 37th Annual Antiquarian Book & Ephemera Fair at the Armory in Albany. I have been going to this fair for the past six years with my father. To my dismay, there seemed to be fewer vendors than last year, and last year there were far fewer vendors than in years past. I sincerely hope that they are able to keep it going.
I am a collector of modern fiction and poetry. Unfortunately for me, Albany is a city steeped in history and so most of the vendors you find there cater to the local history buffs and ephemera geeks (as if I’m cooler). Continue reading