York Antiquarian Book Seminar Prize Draw

This contest is now closed - thank you for your interest


re you thinking of becoming a rare bookseller? Or have you just started to sell collectable books? The York Antiquarian Book Seminar is an educational event held over three days in York in September 2016 for booksellers, librarians and collectors that offers expert discussion about rare books.

This is your opportunity to enter for a chance to win admission to attend the event. There will be two lucky winners. Each prize package is worth £425. Accommodation, transportation to and from the event, and meals are not included.

York Antiquarian Bookselling Seminar participants

The Book Seminar provides an opportunity for leading specialists to share their expertise and experience in a comprehensive survey of the rare book market, both antiquarian and modern. Basic procedures and problems are discussed both formally and informally through a series of lectures, discussions, demonstrations and practical hands-on workshops with emphasis on the Internet, computers and Internet bookselling, as well as traditional methods.

How to Enter:

Don't miss out on this chance to win admission to attend the York Antiquarian Book Seminar. To enter for a chance to win this prize package, with a value of £425, simply complete this sentence - "People will always collect books because..." and email it to contests@abebooks.com.

Your answer may be as brief or as detailed as you wish.

Don't forget to include your name, address and telephone number in the email, and include "York Antiquarian Book Seminar" in the subject line. The contest ends 18 May, 2016. The two winners will be selected in a random draw (the odds of being drawn are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received).

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Limit one entry per person and e-mail address. This contest is open to legal residents of the United Kingdom, and entrants must be at least 18 years old or older. See Official Rules for more details.

Would you like to enter the York Antiquarian Book Seminar? Why?