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Book lovers congregate fro 69th Frankfurt Book Fair

AP

Published : Oct 12, 2017, 11:23 am IST
Updated : Oct 20, 2017, 12:28 pm IST
Frankfurt Book Fair is the world's largest trade fair for books, based both on the number of publishing companies participating. France is this year's honorary guest. (Photo: AP)
Frankfurt Book Fair is the world's largest trade fair for books, based both on the number of publishing companies participating. France is this year's honorary guest. (Photo: AP)
A woman looks out of a container at the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany. The ketters in German read "no and but". (Photo: AP)
A woman looks out of a container at the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany. The ketters in German read
A woman adjusts decoration balloons at the stall of a publisher at the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany. (Photo: AP)

A woman adjusts decoration balloons at the stall of a publisher at the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany. (Photo: AP)
A woman walks along shelves in the French pavilion at the Book Fair. (Photo: AP)
A woman walks along shelves in the French pavilion at the Book Fair. (Photo: AP)
British bestselling author Ken Follett speaks at a news conference at the Book Fair. He is introducing his new book "A Column of Fire". (Photo: AP)
British bestselling author Ken Follett speaks at a news conference at the Book Fair. He is introducing his new book
A French woman sits in an old ski gondola in the French pavilion at the Book Fair that is officially opened later the day in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
A French woman sits in an old ski gondola in the French pavilion at the Book Fair that is officially opened later the day in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
Artists of French group "Les Souffleurs Commandos Poetiques" perform outside of the French pavilion. (Photo: AP)
Artists of French group
A French woman sits in an old ski gondola in the French pavilion at the Book Fair that is officially opened later the day in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
A French woman sits in an old ski gondola in the French pavilion at the Book Fair that is officially opened later the day in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and French President Emmanuel Macron meet for bilateral talks prior to the opening of the Frankfurt book fair. (Photo: AP)
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and French President Emmanuel Macron meet for bilateral talks prior to the opening of the Frankfurt book fair. (Photo: AP)
Decoration balloons at the stall of a publisher are reflected in a wine glass at the Book Fair in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
Decoration balloons at the stall of a publisher are reflected in a wine glass at the Book Fair in Frankfurt. (Photo: AP)
The Roemer town hall is in preparation for the Frankfurt Book Fair, which starts on Tuesday, Frankfurt, Germany. he light installation by artist Patrice Warrener is a present from the French city Lyon to Frankfurt. France is this year's honorary guest on The Book Fair. (Photo: AP)
The Roemer town hall is in preparation for the Frankfurt Book Fair, which starts on Tuesday, Frankfurt, Germany. he light installation by artist Patrice Warrener is a present from the French city Lyon to Frankfurt. France is this year's honorary guest on The Book Fair. (Photo: AP)

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