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Specialty of the 56th Tokyo Kanda secondhand book Festival (federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore sponsorship)

Date From Friday, October 23, 2015 to Sunday, November 1
Place Kandajinboucho secondhand bookstore street (Kandajinboucho intersection others along Yasukuni Dori)
Access Toei Subway, Tokyo Metro "Jimbocho Station"
Sponsorship Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore
Reference Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore
TEL: 03-3293-0161 (main)

Event contents

Once a year, 1 million big sale!

This special event to reach 56 times in this autumn is the biggest annual function by federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore. Through various events about book, we are supported by many book readers, and in late years we colonize as Tokyo feature, and, besides, many people visit Jimbocho nationwide from foreign countries Japan.

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■Blue sky bargain
Once a year, 1 million big sale! Bookstore and "corridor of book" for approximately 500m among bookshelves appear on the sidewalk of Jimbocho main street.
Venue: Kandajinboucho secondhand bookstore street (along Yasukuni Dori Kandajinboucho intersection, others)
The date and time: From Friday, October 23 to Sunday, November 1 from 10:00 to 19:00 (finished at 18:00 on the last day. Rain out)

Blue-ribbon ancient book spot sale exhibition
Display spot sale meeting by influential secondhand bookstore volunteer of Jimbocho.
Of the inner outside that is not usually seen from old classical books to handwriting document, the modern first edition at store
It is event that attracted precious books. Treasure hunt from this!
Venue: Tokyo ancient book hall basement hall
The date and time: From Friday, October 23 to 25th Sunday from 10:00 to 18:00 (finished daylong at 17:00)

★Display spot sale exhibition of precious ancient books of all ages and countries. We can come across rare family register, uncommon book, excellent book.
※At the second floor of 23-25 days, the ancient book hall information corner, *saichi does "town cultural heritage, rare book exhibition of book". You can see many rare books seen to blue-ribbon ancient book spot sale exhibition of hall under the ground only in museum and art museum.

■jimbo charity auction
Very popular! You show annual event courage, and do you not speak? It is annual charity event of method that speaks, and bids to be called "auction".
★Auction of book which anyone can participate in. We sell book which is more selected than volunteer bookstore by auction method. A part of the sales is contributed to related organizations through Chiyoda-ku.
Venue: Sakura Street event site
The date and time: It is going to start at 14:00 on Saturday, October 31 (postponement in case of rain till the first fine day)

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Event (hall, 2F information section under the ground) in Tokyo ancient book hall

■Ownership stamp Festival
Sponsorship: Tokyo seal cooperative
Venue: Seal hall (Kandajinboucho 2-4/ telephone 03-3261-1017)
The date and time: Saturday, October 31, Sunday, November 1 10:00 ... (we accept as soon as it becomes planned number and are finished)
Rate: Experience charges 500 yen (free of charge lower than primary schoolchild)
★The world of ownership stamp enjoying carving. The cause of instruction by specialist in Tokyo seal cooperative, seal engraving experience are possible.
Do you not push ownership stamp only for oneself to favorite book? Of course we take away work and come.

"Japanese paper and ninja came over from the west end of Tokyo!"
Sponsorship: Institute for Japanese paper molding in Japan
Venue: Tokyo ancient book hall basement hall
The date and time: Wednesday, October 28 from 11:00 to 18:00
Admission: Free (entrance fee is necessary for workshop 1-4)
Reservation, inquiry: Forest foundation sousei@kamishigotosousei .com of all
★We send a fun time when we added "embu and ninja discussion" by "new papermaking workshops such as smartphone cases" which became annual from Nishitama and "it is made with letter paper by traditional papermaking" "yanin".

"We sing Chie Takenaka concert Misuzu Kaneko, Machi Tawara"
The date and time: Monday, October 26 opening 14:00 start 14:30
Venue: Tokyo ancient book hall basement hall
Admission: It is 500 yen to adult 1,000 yen university student
Reservation, reference: Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore 03-3293-0161

The brave man concentration! SF vibrio battle & talk
Sponsorship: Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore
The date and time: Sunday, October 25 from 14:00 to 16:00 (opening 13:30)
Venue: The seventh floor of Tokyo ancient book hall
Entrance fee: 1000 yen per person
Capacity: 100 (first-come-first-served basis)
Reservation, reference: 2012sfstart @ gmail .com (SF literature promotion society)

★Book review battle "vibrio battle by festival "Kanda secondhand book Festival" of book," SF is double feature of vibrio battle and talk of theme this year.
I send vibrio battle by three selected Butler in the first half from SF circle, book club of each place.
Theme "SF which seems to have middle high school student read is this" (provisionally). What do brave men introduce? Classic book comes out, or the latest book comes out, or in fun.
Announced book performs display (plan of 11/4 - approximately one month) at "business trip exhibition of secondhand books corner" of Chiyoda Ward Chiyoda library.  
Talk session that we invite Mr. SF writer Hiroshi Yamamoto that novel "girl BIS vibrio battle department having wing" was announced that featured the theme of the world's first vibrio battle in the latter half. With episode of new item "BIS vibrio battle department that ghost is not afraid of", please talk about pleasure of reading to widen from vibrio battle.

■"Talk live Hideyuki Kurata X Mikami deferred "
Reading child (R.O.D)VS bookmark child (case pocket notebook of bibb rear ancient book temple) Jimbocho random talk PART2
Sponsorship: Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore
The date and time: Saturday, October 24 from 15:00 to 17:00 (going to be finished)
Venue: The seventh floor of Tokyo ancient book hall meeting room
Entrance fee: 500 yen
Capacity: 80 people
Reservation, application: Tokyo ancient book hall [person in charge of Hideyuki Kurata X Mikami deferred talk live] telephone 03-3293-0161
From October 1 from Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 18:00
★Animation scriptwriter Hideyuki Kurata and writer Mikami deferred no talk live popular last year.
Two people of bookworm (vibrio enthusiast) of kidai confront again in Jimbocho! It is relay from the spot with niconico LiVE till the last this year.
★Hideyuki Kurata "R.O.D" author X Mikami deferred "vibrio ancient book temple" author "R.O.D" has fan core at all by light Novell and animation which did "reading child, lead man" having office in Jimbocho to main character. Animation is recommended. Cityscape of Jimbocho with recognition comes out here and there.

■Ghost college special lecture in Jimbocho "ghost comics" (except Mizuki work)
Sponsorship: Kadokawa Shoten
The date and time: Sunday, November 1 15:30 ... (we accept from rearranging ticket distribution, 15:00 from 12:00)
Venue: Tokyo ancient book hall basement hall
Lecturer: Natsuhiko Kyogoku, Katsumi Tada, Kenji Murakami
Capacity: 180 (as for the advance reservation 100)
Admission: General 1,800 yen simulation very much straight 1,300 yen
※In reservation, detailed "ghost college" official site
★Became annual; "change itself; great", lecture intensively! Ghost magazine ghost entertainment project that "mysterious", (Kadokawa Shoten) plans only in the world, ghost college. The special lecture is opened a course in in Tokyo ancient book hall. This year is Natsuhiko Kyogoku appearance, too!

■It is ... from Jimbocho - photograph of Showa to signboard
Sponsorship: Federation of Kanda secondhand bookstore 
Venue: The second floor of Tokyo ancient book hall information corner
Admission: Free of charge
★One action released cityscape of Jimbocho from prewar days when reomakarazuya et al. continued copying!
We display good old articles including the tools of trades which long-established store continued using for Jimbocho with precious cityscape photograph of Jimbocho. Please thoroughly enjoy Jimbocho of Showa to revive!

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