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Firsts Online

The Antiquarian Bookseller’s Association is proud to present our next event, Firsts Online:Winter Edition.

Our international exhibitors will be offering over 2,000 highlights, which will be live from 2pm on 18 February 2021.

Highlights are be fresh to the market with new items added throughout the event. We encourage you to visit the website regularly to see the newly added highlights.


Firsts 2021

We also look forward to welcoming visitors in person to Firsts, London's Rare Book Fair from 21-23 May 2021 now taking place at the Saatchi Gallery in Sloane Square. Marking the 64th edition of the fair, the event historically attracts over 120 exhibitors from over 15 countries around the world.

We are very lucky to have this kind of fair… it’s not elitist, it’s not specialist, you don’t have to be a scholar, you just have to be someone with an immense thirst for the glory of books.” Stephen Fry, actor, writer and book collector

Our Partners

The ABA is proud to partner with Biblio, Official Partner for

Firsts London

Firsts Online is presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association under the auspices of ILAB. All booksellers at the fair are committed to dealing at the very highest levels, and their expertise is second to none.