Apologies for the delay - I did manage to attend the last ephemera fair in London and very enjoyable it was too. I subsequently found out the one item - an 18th century newspaper - which I bought at the fair was from a dealer I buy off on ebay…"
My Name is Confidence i went to your profile today at ephemera.ning.com
and i love it i think we can from there click through my email address thus;(firstname.lastname@example.org)
i am waiting for your lovely reply soonest because i need…"
"Just to ask does anyone collect material related to the London Japan Society ? As I've been sorting through my newspapers I was reminded the other day I have a text book (with numerous sketches) with A. Diosy on the cover (Arthur Diosy)…"
Assuming nothing goes awry I sent off my cheque to join the Ephemera Society this week having finally decided to give it a try. I'm an avid collector of British and Irish newspapers but also have "random" ephemera a good…"
Apologies I only recently joined the list and you've probably long finished your trip to London. Portabello Road is an excellent suggestion, but should you venture back to the UK and be able to hire a car I can certainly recommend…"
I specialise in collecting British and Irish Newspapers Periodicals 18th and 19th Century (I've probably 15 to 20,000 examples), and a growing collection of 19th Century Directories and Army Lists. My newspapers collection has as its core provincial rather than London titles. All are scarce and some examples almost certainly last copy.
Recently I started a new website as a digital home for the collection - I wanted it to be professional and yet affordable - there is still work to do but its a good start - it will also allow me to sell examples of some of my less rare 19th Century London papers