Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada

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Founded in 1966, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada was founded works to foster interest in rare books and manuscripts and to maintain high standards in the antique book trade. The ABAC also sponsors the Toronto International Antiquarian Book Fair to stimulate interest in book collecting by private collectors and public institutions.
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About Books, ABAC

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Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada

About Books is a second generation shop specializing in second hand, out of print and antiquarian books in most subjects.

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Alan Foljambe, Bookseller

Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Alan Foljambe, Bookseller specializes in natural history and illustrated books from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Alphabet Bookshop (ABAC/ILAB

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Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada

General used bookstore, Mon-Sat. 10: -5pm. Used, ou-of-print, scarce, and rare books. Literature, first editions, Canadiana etc. ABAC/ILAB Member

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Aquila Books

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Aquila Books specializes in books dealing with Polar Exploration, Western Canadiana, Mountaineering, the Canadian Pacific Railway, Early Voyages as well as many other areas. We also deal in antique maps and prints, historic photos, autograph letters, postcards, antique scientific instruments…

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BISON BOOKS - ABAC/ILAB

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Bison Books is a an open shop, located in the heart of downtown Winnipeg, Canada. We carry a fresh, organized, and carefully curated stock of about 25,000 antiquarian and secondhand books.

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Brown and Dickson

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London, Ontario, Canada

Brown & Dickson are antiquarian booksellers located in London, Ontario. Our specialties are Art, Local History, Counter-Culture, Fine Literature, and Weird Canada.

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Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Home to an eclectic collection of over 100,000 titles, our store specializes in History-- Canadian history, Military history, Local history, Philosophy, and Law. We have antiquarian books, scarce books, Modern Firsts, Fiction, fine bindings, sets, Art history, and much more.…

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CARDINAL BOOKS ~~ ABAC/ILAB

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London (Birr), Ontario, Canada

Cardinal Books is located in London (Birr), Ontario, Canada (not far from Detroit & Port Huron, MI)). We maintain a USA address for ease of contact with American and international customers. We offer a medium select stock (approximately 20,000 volumes)…

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Contact Editions

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are located at 491 Davenport Road, Toronto, Ontario in our little house of all sorts in the shadow of CASA LOMA, Toronto's only castle. Our south side location has parking out front and our hours are 11:00 a.m. to…

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D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)

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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

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E. C. Rare Books

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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Specializing in Fine Bindings, Children's Illustrated, Fore-edge paintings, Sets, voyages and classic literature.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Dealing in memories of the avant-garde, design history, and the human sciences. Because the Cloud forgets.To browse through, and subscribe for, our periodical thematic lists, visit www.paperbooks.caBased in Toronto, scouting through Western Europe. Questions and requests from collectors, whether private…

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Hugh Anson-Cartwright Fine Books, ABAC/ILAB

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Serving Collectors and Libraries for over 40 years. We carry a general stock of Antiquarian, Rare and Collectible Books. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada / International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

Karol Krysik Books, ABAC/ILAB, IOBA, PBFA

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Interesting and unusual books and printed matter. Visual items, illustrated books, private press, mythology/folklore, modern first editions. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Canada (ABAC) and theIndependent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA)

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Librairie Bonheur d'occasion

Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Patrick McGahern Books, Inc. (ABAC)

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Since 1969 we've been selling rare books. We have published 292 catalogues of rare, scare and interesting books in a wide variety of subjects. Our specialites include.... Arctic, Canadian History and Travel, The Americas, Fishing and Angling, Ireland, General Antiquarian,…

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Purpora Books

Comox, British Columbia, Canada

Purpora Books is a full-time business specializing in literature first editions, signed copies, poetry broadsides and fine press. Over 50% of our inventory is devoted to Canadian authors. We are committed to finding and providing our customers the nicest and…

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Robert Wright Books

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Tamworth, Ontario, Canada

We operate an open bookshop in Tamworth, Ontario. The shop is open from the Victoria Day weekend to Christmas, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 11 am-4pm We also maintain a general Antiquarian stock available online or by appointment only. Most of…

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Schooner Books Ltd

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

We are an open shop with a large general inventory of rare used and out of print books.We have been in business for over 30 years and welcome vistors to both our open shop as well as to our internet…

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Spafford Books

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Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

50 + years buying and selling. Large stock dealing with western Canada, fur trade, Indigenous Peoples, general antiquarian. Open by appointment or chance! Call 1-306-525-4910.

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

WELLAND, Ontario, Canada

After 30 years of keeping shop in downtown Toronto, we have now become a home-based business. Visitors by appointment only. We specialize in literary books, particularly Canadian literary books (we have handled more out of print and rare Canadian literary…

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The Edmonton Book Store

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

In business for nearly 30 years, we offer thousands of out-of-print and antiquarian books, with specialities in Western Canadian studies, signed Canadian literature and art books.

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The Wayfarer's Bookshop ABAC/ILAB/PBFA

Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada

The Wayfarer's Bookshop was established in 1996 and specializes in 1480-1920 important, rare and unusual autographs, books, documents, ephemera, globes, maps, photographs, prints and artefacts exclusively relating to the exploration, travel and voyages in Africa, America, Asia, the Pacific and…

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Thompson Rare Books

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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: http://www.abac.ca

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Webster's Fine Books & Maps, ABAC, ILAB

Port Hope, Ontario, Canada

Webster's Fine Books & Maps are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Canada (ABAC),The International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) and International Map Collectors Society (IMCoS) . We deal in Books on travel and antiquarian & maps of all…

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William Matthews, Bookseller

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Established 1976. Open shop in Victoria BC, but closed at this time (May 2020) due to the Covid-19 Epidemic. Specialists in weird, fantastic, supernatural,utopian, interplanetary, science fiction and lost race fiction; also rare books, literary first editions, poetry broadsides. Antiquarian…

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