Our 2016 Big Sale will be
Friday, June 3 through Sunday June 5, 2016
at the U.N.O. Lakefront Arena
6801 Franklin Ave
New Orleans, LA 70122
(same university, but different building as last year)
Free parking – enter from Franklin Avenue
Enter the sale under Ramp 1 (which faces Franklin Ave)
Admission for best selection on first day only – $15 from 9am-3pm only, free admission after 3pm
Saturday 9am-8pm, free admission
Sunday 9am-4pm, free admission
Sunday 12 noon – 2pm – Special Children’s Book Sale – Must be accompanied by a child! Color a bag and fill it with books for $5
Visa, Mastercard, Discover accepted
Special Donations on Sale this year at the Big Sale
Choral music (with many copies of same piece)
Frank Baum “Snuggle” books
Science Fiction Aircraft
Books in Hungarian!
Old original documents from the collection of Dr. Joseph Cohen, including nineteenth century estate inventories
Psychiatrist’s personal collection of Psychiatry books, including many on history of psychiatry and Freud
Enormous collection of ornithology and bird watching books
Vintage Science Fiction books wrapped in plastic by the collector
Pristine comic books and collection of omnibus comic volumes
Gay literature and biographies
Elementary Teachers Aids and Readers, good for homeschooling, too
History of Magic, 8 volume set
And our usual selection of 50+ categories:
Fiction – Huge selection and cheap!
Non-fiction of many categories
CD’s, LP’s, DVD’s, Sheet music
Special Collectibles on sale this year:
Souvenir of New Orleans and the Exposition (1885)
Mardi Gras ball invitations and programs
Ted Williams autograph
Albums of vintage New Orleans and African-American postcards
If you are a dealer, would you be interested in buying a table of remainders after the sale ends? (whole table/category only, some categories off limits.) If so, contact us via email at SymphBooks@aol.com
* We are closed to Donations until June 28th *
*Thank you to our wonderful donors *
Once we’re open again, bring Donations to the
BOOK FAIR WAREHOUSE
8605 OAK ST.
New Orleans 70118
The warehouse will reopen for donations after the sale on June 28, 2016.
Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 am – 1pm
Symphony Book Fair accepts
books • art • sheet music
audio books • CDs • DVDs • puzzles & games
Donations are accepted during warehouse hours, Tuesdays and Fridays only, during hours above – 8605 Oak Street, between Leonidas and Monroe Streets.
Winter hours: September 15 – April: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays.
Summer hours: June 28 – Labor Day: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays.
Please do not leave donations unattended outside the warehouse. We’d hate to lose a good donation to rain.