Pre-map fair cocktail on friday night - Hotel reservations
15e Salon de la
Carte Géographique Ancienne & du Livre de Voyage
MAPS - ATLASES - TRAVEL
Saturday 5 November 2016
opening hours 11.00 - 18.00
16, Bd Haussmann - 75009 Paris - France
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taken during the previous fairs.
FREE MAP IDENTIFICATION &
Dealers go to
The 15th edition of the Paris
Map-fair took place on November 5th 2016 in Hotel
Ambassador, in the heart of Paris, just 2 minutes from the famous
Opera Garnier and the major department stores, also located
near Montmartre and the Louvre museum. The fair is organized by
The fair includes a fine selection of travel books.
Specialist Antiquarian Bookdealers in the field of travel books as
Daniel Crouch rare books, Didier Le Bail, Loeb-Larocque, Monsieur
le Prince, Les Trois Islets, will be showing a
fine selection of travel books from all parts of the
With participants from France, UK, Spain,
Italy, USA, Belgium and the Netherlands. The fair is a one-day
event (Saturday 5 November 2016).
Dealers who want to reserve a stand for the Fair
in 2016 or who want to have more details for participation may click on one
of the links.
here for more pictures taken during previous fairs
Paris has much to offer, beside this fair you are
able to visit hundreds of book shops, many of them selling maps and
32 International map
from France, England, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, USA,
Spain, Cyprus, Italy offering thousands of maps, atlases, views,
List of participants 2016:
Paris : Librairie Le Bail,
Librairie Loeb-Larocque, Librairie Katz Moorthamers, Monsieur le
Prince, Saint Briac-sur-Mer, Librairie les Trois
England: Daniel Crouch Rare Books - London, Altea Antique maps - London, IMCoS.
U.S.A. : Barry Ruderman - La Jolla CA, Geographicus Rare Antique Maps - Brooklyn
Canada : Carta Vetus Rare Maps, Ontario
Spain :Gonzales Pontes - Madrid.
The Netherlands : Paul Peters, Iris Globes - Almen, Antiquariaat Plantijn -
Breda, Paul Bremmers Antiquariaat - Maastricht
Belgique : Sanderus - Gent, BIMCC - Bruxelles.
Germany : Norbert Haas - Bedburg, Antiquariat Reinhold Berg e.K. - Regensburg.
Adina Sommer - Munich, Graphisches Antiquariat & Kunsthandel H.-G. Braun - Wuppertal, Hanno Schreyer - Bonn. Antiquariat Rainer Nagel - Northeim.
Italy :Old Times - Perugia, Stampe Antiche Enotria Antiqua - Alcantara.
Cyprus : Prime Historic Books & Images Ltd - Nicosia.
Spain : Gonzalo Fernández Pontes Libros y Mapas antiguos - Madrid
[details of dealers]
PARIS MAP-FAIR & TRAVEL BOOKS
Friday November 4th, 2016
Auction of atlases and maps at Drouot, at 2PM
The annual atlas and map auction
of Loeb-Larocque will start at 2.00PM, on Thursday 11am- 6pm and Thursday 11am-noon are the viewing days. Contact Béatrice Loeb-Laroque if you want to consign atlases, books to this auction.
Friday November 4th, 2016
Pre-Mapfair cocktail reception
7.30PM - Salle Mogador, Hotel Ambassador
A cocktail reception wil be held open for visitors and
participating dealers. The reception will feature a premium open bar and light hors d' oeuvres. The reception starts at 7.00 PM and
will last for one hour.
This is a great opportunity to meet all of the dealers in an unwinded atmosphere before the fair.
Reservation is needed.
Afterward, dinner is arranged individually at one of the many delightful restaurants that the district has to offer.
Saturday November 5th, 2016
Mapfair 11.00 - 18.00
The 15th edition of the Paris Map-fair
opens its door for the visitors at 11am, again in Hotel Ambassador,
in the heart of Paris. The fair includes a fine selection of
maps, travel books and globes. Specialist Antiquarian
Bookdealers in the field of travel books as LeBail, Loeb-Larocque, Monsieur le Prince,Les
Trois Islets, will be showing a fine selection of travel books from
all parts of the world.
FREE map and travel book valuation.
Five points why you should visit Paris
Make your visit more
profitable and visit one or more of the 20 shops of Paris who are
offering maps, prints and travel-related books or the hundreds of
other book shops and bouquinistes along the
Paris is still one of the best places to buy your maps and
Do not miss the Map and Atlas Auction
of Béatrice Loeb-Larocque.
Auction at Drouot Richelieu, 9 rue Drouot, 75009 Paris, on Friday
4 November 2016
(further info: Béatrice Loeb-Larocque ,
tel +33 6 11803375 - Email
just relax a few hours or days following the fair and visit the
Louvre, the map collection of the Bibliothéque
Nationale, the Eifel Tower or the Moulin Rouge.
Getting to Paris is from many European
cities very easy with the super fast trains Thalys (when ariving from Netherlands,
Belgium and Cologne) and Eurostar (when
arriving from London).
Check the TGV French train system.
Check out all Premium
trains of Europe.Air
France is linking the rest of the world with
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The fair will be held in the
center of Paris, Hotel Ambassador,16 Bd Haussmann, 75009
30 minutes from Airport Charles De Gaulle and 45 minutes from
Mètro: Chaussèe d'Antin (lines 7+9) - Richelieu Drouot
(lines 8+9) - Opéra (lines 3+7+8
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Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel
The cocktail and fair will take place in Hotel Ambassador Opéra and staying at this hotel
makes it very comfortable visiting the fair and the auction rooms of Drouot.
The hotel Ambassador is offering a rare combination of charm and
character from French tradition, with modern facilities and great
Originally built in 1927, the hotel was
the vision of the influential architect Baron Haussmann who was commissioned to reshape Paris' streets
and architecture. The property has an illustrious past as host to royalty, politicians and visiting
heads of state along with important historical figures such as Charles Lindbergh and Gustave Eiffel.
The Hotel Ambassador stands nearly on top
of the site of the Hotel Tetebout where Thomas Jefferson, his
daughter, Martha, and his slave, James Hemings, spent most of their
first year in Paris. It was at the Hotel
Ambassador that Charles Lindbergh was feted after he made the first
solo flight across the Atlantic from a rainy airstrip on Long
Island to Paris in 1927.
Reserve a room at Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel.
HOTEL ROOM RESERVATION
The most comfortable way of visiting or participating at the fair is staying
in Hotel Ambassador Opéra, you have all under one roof.
The hotel is known for its service and therefore does not come cheap. Rooms are starting at
240 euros and tend to go up to 280euros nearing the fair date.
Superior room EURO 275 - DeLuxe room EURO 395 - Suite EURO 1045
Check for availability hotel reservation form
Or check out BOOKINGS.COM with often even better rates !
Reserve a room at Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel and visit
the Paris Map-Fair.
Search for other hotels in the Opéra region.
Check availability in the Milenium hotel, situated next door to the Hotel Ambassador, and rooms starting at 200 euros.
Other good deal is
Hotel Peletier Hausmann, starting at euros 145 and only a few hundred meters away.
Please do not hesitate to
contact us should you have any questions regarding the fair, either
as a visitor or as a participating dealer.
MAPS - ATLASES - TRAVEL BOOKS
Saturday November 5th,
opening hours 11.00 - 18.00
16, Bd Haussmann -
75009 Paris - France
Libairie Loeb-Larocque ,
tel +33 (0)1 44 24 85 80 / 33 (0)6 11 80 33 75
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