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Bookstores specializing in Antiquarian Books

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8vo Booksellers

8vo Booksellers

Oakland, California, United States

I am an independent bookseller in Oakland, CA. I have a small but varied stock, and I have new things coming in on a daily basis.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Art Books Biographies

Aaron's  International Booksearch

Aaron's International Booksearch

SALEM, Ohio, United States

Specializing in Ohioana but carrying an eclectic assortment of books. 20 years experience. We are happy to ship overnight when requested.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Early City Business Directories Military History Ohio History Out Of Print Books Rare Books Star Trek Train Books



ballymoney, United Kingdom

Internet based book dealer.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Modern Firsts Used Non Fiction/Fiction Victorian Fiction

Arcana Books

Arcana Books

Saint George , Utah, United States

Quality new-used-rare books since 1994.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books New Rare Used

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Authors & Artists

Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States

We are former bricks & mortar book and antique & collectibles store owners, now selling only online. We try to provide the best shopping experience for you that is possible, and we pride ourselves on our customer service. We adhere to the ethics specifications of IOBA (Independent Online Booksellers Association). All our books are first editions / first printings in dustjackets (where issued), unless otherwise noted in the description field of each book. Specialties are modern firsts, signed books, signed and unsigned limited editions, authors' first books, horror, sci-fi and mystery, earth sciences including plants, animals, ecology, environmental, archaeology, and anthropology, Native American, mythology, antiquarian books, and a selection of (mostly sci-fi and mystery) paperback originals.� We stock a bit of everything, from scarce and rare collector books to excellent condition inexpensive books for readers.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Authors' First Books Limited Editions Modern Firsts Mythology Native Americans Natural History Signed Books



Open book store

Cornwall, United Kingdom

Antiquarian Bookshop - open Monday to Saturday 10.00 to 4.30.Kenwyn street is easily reached from the Museum - with doorway behind you turn right - take first left - look right at end of Little Castle Street

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Cornish History Cornish Mining Travel

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Boston Book Company

Open book store

Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, United States

Established in 1979, Boston Book Company offers rare, scholarly books in all fields. Our areas of particular expertise: children's books, photographica, Americana, historical archives, women's books, color plate books, early maps and atlases, sets and fine bindings, American and British literature, Japanese woodblock print books from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, travel and exploration, and scholarly books about Japan and Asia. We buy and sell books in all these categories.

Also specializing in: Americana Antiquarian Books Children's Books East Asia Fine Bindings Japanese Woodblock Print Books Literature Women's Books

Bow Windows Bookshop

Bow Windows Bookshop

Open book store

Lewes, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Bow Windows Bookshop has a large general stock of old and fine books and maps. Owned in partnership by Ric Latham and Jonathan Menezes, we buy and sell all manner of titles from early leatherbound volumes to modern first editions. We exhibit at bookfairs in the UK and North America and issue regular printed catalogues. Located in the beautiful county town of Lewes in the south-east of England, we are open six days a week. All our books are described as accurately as possible and we abide by the Code of Good Practice of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Children's Books Geology Literature Maps Natural History Private Press Travel

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Christophe Hue - Livres anciens

Paris, France

Librairie de livres anciens - Achat, vente et expertise : - Histoire - Littérature - Documentation - Arts - Sciences - Voyages - EstampesSur rendez-vous ou par correspondance uniquement

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Archeologia Arts Bibliography French Literature History Illustrated Books Travels

Cole & Contreras

Cole & Contreras

Sitges (BCN), Spain

We are located in sunny Sitges, on the Mediterranean Coast, half an hour from Barcelona. We have been dealing in rare books since 1991.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Art Reference Bibliography Catalan Books French Books Medieval French Literature Modern Illustrated Books Spanish Books

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EXCELSA SCRIPTA Rare & Collectible Books

Hastings on Hudson, New York, United States

Welcome to Excelsa Scripta. We feature rare and collectible first editions, signed books, illustrated books and sets. We pride ourselves on exceptional customer care, extensive knowledge, thorough packaging and expeditious delivery. All first editions are first printings. All sets are complete. Collectible books include rare books, fine bindings, limited editions and first thus books.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Literature & Poetry Modern First Editions

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ST. ALBANS, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom


Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Collectible

Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books

Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books

Rochester, New York, United States

Specializing in modern first editions since 1978. Fine and rare books in all fields.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Illustrated Books Modern First Editions Trade Catalogues

Joseph F. Scheetz, Antiquarian Books

Joseph F. Scheetz, Antiquarian Books

Boardman, Ohio, United States

Selling Antiquarian and out-of-print for more than 30 years.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Ohioana Out-Of-Print Pop-Up Books

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Longfellows Books

Open book store

Portland, Oregon, United States

Longfellows Books is a family owned and operated used, rare and antiquarian bookstore located in Portland, Oregon. �2011 is our 30th anniversary of being in business and we are proud to provide our customers with rare, significant and interesting books as often as possible. �We have an open store in Portland where we specialize in modern first editions, 17th-19th century significant works and fine bindings, photography books, Pacific Northwest history, rare magazines and sheet music, photographs and the decorative arts. �Please browse our stock here or through our site and we thank you very much for your interest in our store.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Collectible Sheet Music First Editions Northwest Americana And Literature Rare Magazines

Modernfirsteditions Ltd

Modernfirsteditions Ltd

Ilkley, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Modernfirsteditions buys and sells distinguished rare books and manuscripts in the finest condition, and with the most interesting literary associations. We serve collectors of all ages, means and taste, and supply books to institutional rare book collections including The British Library, The Bodleian Library and The Folger Shakespeare Library. Modernfirsteditions always wants to hear from people with interesting books and collections to sell.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Association Copies Manuscripts Modern First Editions Photo Books Rare Books

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Scarthin Books ABA, ILAB

Open book store

Matlock, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Scarthin Books is based in a three-storey, 2000 sq.ft. shop overlooking the millpond which powered Arkwright's world's-first cotton mill in the hamlet of Scarthin in the village of Cromford, Derbyshire on the edge of England's first National Park, the Peak District. Our ABE list comprises only some of our more valuable, fragile or esoteric stock; our main business remains selling new, second-hand and antiquarian books and music over the counter to flesh-and-blood clients. We also house a home-cooking cafe, serving vegetarian (and some vegan and gluten-free) hot and cold dishes and refreshments. The cafe also hosts meetings of the Cafe Philosophique and Conversation Cafe and regular meetings of Amnesty International and Buddhist Meditation groups, as well as occasional book launches and other gigs. With nearly 100,000 titles in stock, we have since 1974 been evolving towards what a bookshop should really be like. You will feel very much at home here. Our hours are 9-6; 10-6 on Sundays (last cafe orders 5.15)and we close only on Christmas and Boxing Days. Our website is also fun.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Children's Books Derbyshire Books Industrial Archaeology Music Science

Second Life Books Inc

Second Life Books Inc

Open book store

Lanesborough, Massachusetts, United States

Established on 1972, we sell used and rare books. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Assoc. of America, the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers and the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Booksellers .

Also specializing in: Abolition Americana Antiquarian Books Continental Books Literary First Editions Reform Movements Women

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Singular books !

ST AUSTELL, Cornwall, United Kingdom

We`ve been trading for since 2001 with very positive feedback from our customers.We have a small but varied stock mainly concentrating on classic firsts ,in which we specialize.Everyone of customers will be treated as unique person and will be given a friendly and professional service. All books will be sent out well packaged to prevent damage. Digital photos available for all books on request. Book descriptions :if a fuller description can be given, it will be prior to any purchase.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Charles Dickens Conan Doyle Iconic Books Unique Bindings

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The First Edition

Harlow, Essex, United Kingdom

The First Edition is a professional book dealer with more than 15 years of international dealing experience. We are a friendly dealer selling Children's Illustrated, Modern First Editions & Antiquarian Books. We look forward to serving you

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Antiquarian Children's Books Children's Illustrated Books Modern First Edition Books Old Illustrated Books

The Rare Book Shelf

The Rare Book Shelf

Herefordshire, United Kingdom

The Rare Book Shelf are suppliers of fine, rare and desirable books specializing in out of print and modern First Editions. We cover most areas of fiction and non fiction including childrens books and are constantly updating and improving our current stock. We take time to fully study each book individually before grading them with as detailed a description as possible. All relevant history and information regarding each title is relayed to the customer where possible.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Miltary And Associated Titles. Modern First Editions Original Illustrated Books Out Of Print Books Rare Childrens Books Scarce Books From The World Of Entertainment And The Arts. Signed Books And Literature

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Thompson Rare Books

Open book store

Hornby Island, British Columbia, Canada

Michael John Thompson Member of: The Antiquarian Booksellers\\\' Association of Canada The International League of Antiquarian Booksellers All purchases are guaranteed under the ILAB. For more information on this you may visit the ABAC site at:

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books Detective Fiction Fantasy & Science Fiction Illustrated Books Literary 1st Editions

Volunteers of America of Western NY

Volunteers of America of Western NY

Rochester , New York, United States

Volunteers of America of Western New York is a non-profit organization located in Rochester, NY. We are passing on books that have been donated to us, in order to insure that these wonderful books do not end up in a landfill, but also to raise money to fund our programs. Our mission is to help people in need through services that include:Emergency housing for individuals and families Emergency food Childcare for at-risk children Lifeskills training and educational assistance Job search assistance and interview training Drug and alcohol recovery Retail store operations Recycling programsOur goal is to provide individuals with the tools they need to be self-sufficient and successful in an environment that is supportive and recognizes each person's dignity. By helping individuals overcome the root causes of poverty in their lives we are helping build stronger families and communities. Volunteers of America helps more than 10,000 people throughout Western and Central New York each year.When you purchase books from us you are helping to continue that work.

Also specializing in: Antiquarian Books History Books Self-Help Books