The safety of our exhibitors and customers is important, therefore we will continue to be online for the Western States Books & Paper Fair. Don't miss the chance to explore our specialists in ephemera, antiquarian books, fine prints, photography and more!

Open online at 24/7 at
Thursday, April 29, 9 a.m. /PST
Saturday, May 1, Midnight p.m. /PST

Click here for FREE tickets to the Western States Virtual Book & Paper Fair!

Who We Are

This is a book fair for the modern age, bringing together fine works on paper. Rare Books LAX features 75 leading specialists in antiquarian books, fine prints, photography, ephemera, maps, and more from throughout the United States and Europe.

Rare Books LA is produced by Jen & Brad Johnson, owners of johnson rare books & archives. We strive to create book, fine art, and photography fairs as diverse as our own business. Along with our GSP rescue Elke, we maintain an open bricks and mortar location, The Book Shop in Covina, and also operate as johnson rare books & archives, specializing in everything from California and the West to heavy metal music. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers.