Precious antique books on view in Milan

11-13 Mar Over 30 bookhandlers with rare volumes.

The International Fair of Antique and Precious Books will offer a chance to see some rare volumes in Milan this weekend when James Bradburne, newly-nominated director of the Brera Academy, opens the fourth edition on Friday 11 March.

On display will be incunabula, illuminated manuscripts, rare documents and valuable contemporary publications, as well as an exhibition dedicated to the Milanese photographer Enrico Corleone.

The fair, organised by the Italian Association of Antique Bookhandlers, will also include a rich programme of lectures, discussions and presentations. The programme is on the association website.