Book Shops in Chicago, Illinois

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc.

CHICAGO, Illinois, United States

Since 1938, Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. has specialized in autographs, books-rare, out-of-print, and signed, documents, ephemera, manuscripts, paintings, photographs, prints, sculpture, and other material culture related to Abraham Lincoln, the U.S. Civil War, and American Presidents.We maintain an open shop in Chicago, IL. However, if you have a certain interest and would like to visit, please get in touch to make an appointment. We can curate some items specifically for you. We are also a small shop and staff members are occasionally out of the shop for appraisals or programs. We would like to have the most knowledgeable person on hand to help you.

Aequalitas Media

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Primarily academic and rare items from an in-home seller--top grade customer service and attention to detail.

after-words bookstore

Chicago, Illinois, United States

We are an open shop with 55,000 volumes. About 1/4 of our inventory is comprised of new books, the rest are used and out of print.

American Chamber of Commerce Resources

Chicago, Illinois, United States

For more than 25 years, ACCR has worked with State Chambers of Commerce/Associations of Business and Industry across the country. Our goal is to provide employers and HR professionals with the resources they need to stay in compliance with the rapidly changing world of employment laws and regulations.


Chicago, Illinois, United States

I am a private seller who likes to sell an assortment of books.

Bibliodisia Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Since 1993 we have supplied collectors, scholars, and libraries with quality out-of-print books in the humanities. We are strong in original source histories and important literature in first editions. We are members of the Midwest Bookhunters, and have exhibited at many fairs, including Printers Row, the MWBH Chicago fairs at DePaul and Loyola, College of DuPage, and the Twin Cities Book Fair. We operate from our premises, where our 20,000-volume stock may be viewed by appointment. We also have a searchable website,

Books In Time

Chicago, Illinois, United States

BOOKS IN TIME -- Hard-to-find, Rare, Collectible & Out-of-Print books for LESS! We are in the process of cataloging our full inventory. New listings are added daily, so check back often for new offerings. Meanwhile, we welcome your e-mail inquiries about titles of interest to you. We may already have JUST WHAT YOU ARE LOOKING FOR in stock. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority.

Books R Us

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Book Runners is a retail distributor of textbooks. We're excited to offer our customers a wide selection of books and exemplary customer service.

Enterprise Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Sorry not an open bookstore.

Evelyn Smith

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Rare and used books from my lifelong voyages and ranges of personal interests. Located in Chicago, IL.

Finestra Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Personal bookseller, primarily hardcover first editions.

Gregory Clements

Chicago, Illinois, United States

H.E. Charles

Chicago, Illinois, United States

A focus on Antiquities and Language with other occasional titles.

ink stains

chicago, Illinois, United States

lots of interesting book and things.never can tell what you can find here,check often.


Chicago, Illinois, United States

Kibbitznest, Inc is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization. The mission is to preserve the quality of human communication by encouraging a balance between face to face and electronic media communication. We collaborate with the University of Chicago's Graham School in bringing the community liberal arts programming discussions and events. We accept used donated books and sell them to fund this programming.

King Bee Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

We specialize in Modern First Editions and rare & out of print books in all fields. We strive to keep only the highest quality books in stock in the finest condition.All books have Bro - Dart style protective covers. Some of the clients we have had the pleasure of selling books to are : The Heritage Bookshop of Los Angeles,the Whitney Museum in New York,the Iliad Bookshop in North Hollywood,and the Acadamy of American Poets in New york,and many other private collectors.All books are shipped in a box with delivery conformation. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments - -

Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Primarily mail-order and shows; open bookstore only by appointment or invitation; select inventory of 30,000+ books, ephemera, autographs, maps and manuscript material. Most dustjackets protected in archival mylar. Many books without dustjackets protected in custom archival mylar. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), The Manuscript Society, and the Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA) (formerly the Midwest Bookhunters or MWBH). Proprietor: Kurt Gippert.

LeNart Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

LeNart Books is a husband and wife bookstore that is started on June 17, 2018. The name "LeNart" is a combination of the 2 surnames of the couple, Le and Tran.

Les Enluminures

Chicago , Illinois, United States

Les Enluminures was founded in Paris in 1991 by Dr. Sandra Hindman in association with the Chicago-based business, and it has opened a gallery in New York in May 2012. Specializing in manuscripts and miniatures from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.

Mark Angus Meyer

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Independent reseller who scours for books at various secondhand stores and garage sales.

Modern Rare

CHICAGO, Illinois, United States is exclusively an online bookstore. We believe this is the best way to satisfy our customers' expectations. Unlike an open bookstore, where books are routinely handled and may deteriorate, we guarantee the condition of our books as described. We specialize in modern firsts, photography, the arts, and erotica. You will also find a fine selection of signed copies, limited editions, and memorabilia because our ultimate goal is to deepen the pleasure of collecting books. We carry titles that we ourselves like and believe in -- books that we think will excite, enchant, and endure.

N. Fagin, Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

We specialize in anthropology, archaeology, general natural history and art related books, books, journals and monographs. Started the book business in 1980 with an open store, we are now on-line only with our stock in a warehouse. We ship around the world and cross town and use USPS media mail and priority or first class.


Chicago, Illinois, United States

On-line booksellers of used, new, and out-of-print books. NorthBooks offers titles in many categories and specializes in Military History, Literary Studies, Scholarly, History, Decorative Arts, and Art.

Paul A Erling

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Antiquarian and collectible books

Powell's Bookstores Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Used, rare and out-of-print titles, specializing in academic and scholarly books. Independent bookstores in Chicago since 1970


Chicago, Illinois, United States

Sherwood Archives

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Small , only online boutique bookseller featuring books obtained through estate gifting and personal donations. Centers on nonfiction, technical, and historical books of various decades.

Talia Pearl

Chicago, Illinois, United States

I am a medical student at Washington University in St Louis who owns a signed copy of the first edition, first printing of Pale Blue Dot by Carl Sagan.

Thomas J. Joyce And Company

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Joyce And Company has been in business as a professional rare bookseller and appraiser since 1975. Owner Thomas Joyce was the regular book appraiser on Home & Garden TV\'s \"The Appraisal Fair\\\" program, on international broadcasts. Thomas Joyce was the co-discoverer of George Washington's personal copy of William Leybourn's 1679 edition of THE COMPLEAT SURVEYOR, from which young Washington learned some of his surveying skills at age 16. The book had vanished for nearly a century until its re-discovery in 2017. It is now back at Mt. Vernon.

Thorsness Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Antiquarian Americana and Maps

Trio of Unnatural Noveliers

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Book lovers who came together to sell rare and antique books.

Uncharted Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Uncharted Books is an independent brick-and-mortar bookstore in Chicago's Logan Square neighborhood. We sell a highly curated selection of used books, zines, and rare titles, with a focus on the literary, the local, the strange, and the adventurous.We are a small, scrappy, DIY business that has been serving our community since 2012. We especially pride ourselves on our eclectic selection, our unique and cozy atmosphere, our knowledgeable and friendly staff, and our busy calendar of community events.


Chicago, Illinois, United States

I own some cool books that I no longer need and wanted to sell.

Windy City Books

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Large collection of autographed and rare books, 30,000+ and growing. Feel free to reach out with any questions.