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19th Century Rare Book and Photograph Shop

19th Century Rare Book and Photograph Shop

Stevenson, Maryland, United States

Important books, manuscripts, and photographs representing mankind's greatest achievements.

Also specializing in: Americana Early Printed Books Economics History Literature Philosophy Photographs Science



logo: Antiquariaat Fragmenta Selecta

Antiquariaat Fragmenta Selecta

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands

Rare & Scholarly Books on Greek and Roman Antiquity, Byzantium, Middle Ages, Humanism and the Classical Heritage. Antiquarian booksellers since 1984.

Also specializing in: Ancient History Archaeology Classical Studies Classics Early Printed Books Humanities Philosophy Rare Books



B & L Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts

B & L Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts

Sherman Oaks, California, United States

Founded in 1970, B & L Rootenberg Rare Books has served a large international clientele of collectors as well as private and public institutions in the acquisition of rare books and manuscripts, and in collection development. We are among the leading specialists in the fields of science, medicine, technology and natural history. We also maintain high quality rare books and manuscripts in diverse subjects including travel and exploration, literary classics, economics and philosophy, Americana, and modern first editions, many inscribed. Our expertise and familiarity with these subjects allows us to acquire and house major collections in these fields. We are dedicated to our customer's specific needs, and look forward to developing long term relationships by keeping you informed about significant materials in your areas of interest. B & L Rootenberg Rare Books is located minutes from West Los Angeles, near UCLA and the Getty. We always welcome visitors, though appointments are suggested. We occasionally issue finely printed and illustrated catalogues as well as specialized subject lists, and are constantly adding existing and new material to our website. We exhibit at several national and international book fairs during the year, represent clients at auction and offer appraisal and other professional services. We are always interested in purchasing single items or entire collections, and would be pleased to consider any materials you wish to sell. Special requests and specific wants will be given particular attention. We are always available, via phone, fax or email, to answer questions, search for a specific title, or provide information on our inventory.

Also specializing in: Americana Early Printed Books History Of Science Manuscripts Medicine Natural History Technology Travel



logo: Bryars and Bryars

Bryars and Bryars

Open book store

London, United Kingdom

Our shop is located in Cecil Court, a charming Victorian backwater in the heart of London's theatreland which boasts over 20 specialist book, map and print shops. Open: Mon-Sat 11-6. Nearest tube: Leicester Square (Exit 1, Charing Cross Road south, towards National Gallery).

Also specializing in: Atlases & Maps Of All Regions, Mostly Pre 1800 Classical Texts And Translations Early Printed Books Natural History Prints Topographical Prints



logo: D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)

D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)

Open book store

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Retail shop with large stock, comprising: Old & Rare Books in most fields Modern Books on Art, Decorative Arts, and Architecture Antique Maps & Prints

Also specializing in: Art, Architecture & Decorative Arts Canadiana & Americana Early Printed Books Illustrated Books Travels & Voyages



logo: David Brass Rare Books, Inc.

David Brass Rare Books, Inc.

Calabasas, California, United States

David Brass Rare Books, Inc. specializes in buying and selling only the finest examples of English, American and European Literature, Children\\\'s Books, Color-Plate Books, Illustrated Books, Early Printed Books, Private Press Books, Fine Bindings, Original Artwork, Manuscripts, High Spot Modern First Editions, Rare Books and High Spots.

Also specializing in: Children's Books Color-Plate Books Early Printed Books Fine Bindings Illustrated Books Literature Original Artwork Private Press Books



Helen R. Kahn & Assoc. Inc.

Helen R. Kahn & Assoc. Inc.

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

By appointment only.Helen R. Kahn is a leading Canadian bookseller who has been in business for over thirty-five years. Through worldwide contacts, our company has developed a predominantly international clientele. The firm concentrates mainly on early exploration, voyages and travels, with a primary emphasis on the Americas, the Polar Regions, and the South Seas.

Also specializing in: Americana Early Printed Books Explorations Travels Voyages



ITP Books

ITP Books

Lake Forest, California, United States

Sells rare and collectible books on line and through auctions

Also specializing in: 18th Century Bound Magazines Bibles And Religious Books Childrens Early Printed Books



Jeff Weber Rare Books

Jeff Weber Rare Books

Carlsbad, California, United States

Visitors are welcome to the shop. Call ahead for an appointment if you wish to meet with me. On display are about 12,000 books.

Also specializing in: Bibliography Californiana Early Printed Books Evolution Fine Printing Fore-Edge Painting History Of Medicine History Of Science



logo: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC

Michael Laird Rare Books LLC

Lockhart, Texas, United States

Welcome to Michael Laird Rare Books, LLC. We specialize in unusually fine Rare Books, manuscripts, documents, ephemera, fine and historic bookbindings, and illustrated books of every description. Michael Laird is a member of the ABAA (Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America), ILAB (International League of Antiquarian Booksellers), and the Appraisers Association of America (USPAP compliant, and AAA certified in the appraisal of Rare and Antiquarian Printed Books). Michael Laird earned his masters degree in Library and Information Science from the University of Texas at Austin (1989) and has more twenty years experience in the antiquarian booktrade. He is the principal Rare Book and Document appraiser at Winston Art Group (New York) and Gurr Johns (New York). Since 2002 he has taught advanced graduate level courses in Rare Books and Special Collections, most recently at the University of Texas at Austin (School of Information). * We invite you to browse through a selection of our inventory: we strive to present the greatest historic detail and bibliographic accuracy, even for lesser priced - but no less interesting - items. * We are happy to provide further images of any item: please inquire. * Order with confidence: we select every item with great care and discernment; moreover, we examine every page of every book. We stand behind everything we sell: we guarantee authenticity, and will gladly extend full refunds if the book is not as described, provided that it is returned to us within 30 days in the same condition as it was sent. * We are always interested in purchasing fine and rare books; please inquire. * We very much appreciate your confidence in our work, and your patronage: thank you.

Also specializing in: Early Printed Books Ephemera Fine Bookbindings Historic Bookbindings Law Manuscripts Medicine Science



logo: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

Open book store

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co. (PRB&M/SessaBks), LLC, offers “Early Books of Europe & the Americas – Other Rarities as Chance may Supply,” and the partners like to observe that its typical book is “interesting for more than one reason.” Established in 1984 and now located on the wide parade ground of a former U.S. Army Arsenal in a historic “Officers’ Quarters” building dating in its oldest part from 1820, the shop is open to visitors by appointment and additionally keeps “Open House” most Saturdays 12 (noon) to 4. Up front, two large bookrooms offer the shop’s early, antiquarian books, while old porches and other areas offer the browsable stocks of its “SessaBks” division — the “medium rare” and the “good used.” Visitors must plan to call for reservations and directions as the partners are not always available and different Arsenal entry gates are open depending on what day or time it is, while GPS will NOT get guests all the way to PRB&M’s door within the “compound.”“Our Bottom Line”: We pride ourselves on the intrinsic interest of our material,the accuracy of our cataloguing, and the integrity of our dealings. We aim, simply, to place good books and manuscripts where they will be zestfully used and possessed with satisfaction.

Also specializing in: Americana Bible Cookery Early Printed Books Literature Mexicana Substantive Manuscripts



Sam Gatteno Books

Sam Gatteno Books

Grosse Pointe, Michigan, United States

Also specializing in: Bibliography Books About Books Early Printed Books Manuscripts