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Kolkata Book Fair

Important Events Of The 39th International Kolkata Book Fair 2015 Participant Of The 39th International Kolkata Book Fair 2015 International Participants of the 39th International Kolkata Book Fair. List of person who has inaugurated Kolkata Book Fair in the Past. 

A fair that was started by the  Kolkata Publishers' and Booksellers' Guild in 1976 mainly to compensate the lack of Book Stores and supplement the Book district of college street has turned into the biggest Non Trade Book Fare in the world. Its a non trade book fair because this winter fair held in Kolkata is mainly for the readers and general public and not for the Whole sellers and distributors like the Frankfurt Book Fair. Its the world's Largest Non Trade Book Fair, Asia's largest Book Fair and third largest annual  conglomeration of books after the Frankfurt Bookfair and the London Book Fair. Its also the bookfair with the most footfall averaging 2000000 people attending this fair.  
This Book fair was use…