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Collecting Bayntun-Riviere Bindings

Both favorites of the British crown, the binders Riviere and Bayntun each began independently in Bath before merging as Bayntun-Riviere in 1939 in London, from where it continues to produce fine, handcrafted bindings.

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Collecting Sangorski and Sutcliffe Bindings

Famous for their jeweled bindings which were laden with real gold and gems, Sangorski and Sutcliffe began their craft out of an attic room in London in 1901. Feast your eyes on some of the most exquisite binding work of the 20th century here.


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What is a first edition?

The concept of a first edition is central to most book collecting endeavors. Find out what makes a first edition important and how to identify one.


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In stock guarantee

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30 day return guarantee

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Collecting Signed Books

Editions signed or inscribed by the author are among the most desirable copies of a book for most collectors, but collecting signed books can sometimes require some acumen. Read more >>


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Handling books

A healthy respect and gentle appreciation for books is always called for, especially when dealing with rare books. However, the rules for properly handling books are surprisingly few and simple. Read more >>


Uncommonly good books found here.

Biblio offers over 100 million used, rare and out-of-print books, but that's not truly what sets us apart. As discerning bibliophiles already know, less is often more. We work with the finest booksellers in the world to cultivate a truly remarkable collection that strikes the perfect balance between quantity and quality of selection.


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Social responsibility

Did you know that since 2004, Biblio has used its profits to build 12 public libraries in rural villages of South America? Read more about Biblio's EPIC bottom line.

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Bibliophiles' Club

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