Bookstores specializing in Fine Bindings

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Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

Alcuin Books located in Old Town Scottsdale is a store with 15,000 serious books for the collector or scholar. We have ample parking in front of the store for those who wish to browse our holdings.

Ariadne Books

Eynsham, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

We carry a broad selection of books but specialise in Small Press Books, Books printed by Letterpress, Signed First Editions, Nature & Natural History, Illustrated Books, Interesting Antiquarian Books. We love our books and we're always happy to provide detailed information or specific photographs etc. on request. Although we work from private premises we are delighted when clients call by appointment. If you have nice books for sale please let us know.

Austin Abbey Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB

Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States

Austin Abbey Rare Books specializes in the artistic interpretation of book content with an emphasis on publisher's decorative cloth of the 19th and 20th centuries, fine bindings, historic bindings, illustrated books and private press. We also have a fascination for Americana and travel as well as art-based ephemera and manuscript material. We are exhibitors at book fairs in Boston, New York and Washington, DC as well as smaller fairs across the East Coast of the United States.

Bensons Antiquarian Books

By Dunblane, United Kingdom

We specialise in history, roman and greek classics, books dating from the 17th and 18th century, fine bindings and general second-hand stock.

Boston Book Company

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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.

Bouquiniste

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St Andrews, Fife, United Kingdom

Established since 1982, General and varied antiquarian and second-hand stock.

Bromer Booksellers

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books, as well as highspots of literature. Owned and operated by Anne and David Bromer, who have been in the business of fine books for nearly fifty years, our shop carries a range of important private press books, designer bookbindings, literary first editions, illustrated books from the fifteenth century to the present, children's books, and miniature books.

Citation Books, ABAA/ ILAB

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United States

By appointment, at shows, and on line.

citynightsbooks

Allston, Massachusetts, United States

Out-of-print, rare and antiquarian books, literary firsts and signed editions.

Commonwealth Books

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States

We have an open shop on one of the oldest streets in downtown Boston (near Downtown Crossing and the Financial District), within walking distance of all four subway lines. We specialize in scholarly, used, out of print, and antiquarian books. We buy collections large and small. If you don't see what you are looking for then please check out our sister shops: A. Parker's Books in Sarasota, FL, and Crescent City Books in New Orleans.

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 5:00 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. All other times by appointment which can easily be arranged by calling 416-322-0777 or by e-mailing contacteditions@bellnet.ca


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Featured Titles


MILNE, A.A. - The Christopher Robin Story Book
E.P. Dutton, New York, 1929. Cloth and Boards. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. E.H. Shepard (illustrator). 1st Us Edition. Octavo. One of 350 copies signed by Milne and Shepard. Half Green cloth with peach coloured decorated boards with vinyl protector. Housed in decorated matching cardboard box. The box shows wear and soiling but the book is fine.
Milne's selection of the best of the Pooh books. Signed By the Author and Illustrator.
$3500.00 Cdn.



SCALE, BERNARD - An Hibernian Atlas or General Description of the Kindom of Ireland
Robert Laurie and Jason Whittle, 1798. Half Leather. Book Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Ellis and Plamer (illustrator). 8vo.
Subtitle reads 'Devided into Provinces; with its sub-divisions of Counties. Baronies. &cc. Shewing their Boundaries, Extent, Soil, Produce, Contents, Measure, Members of Parliament, and Number of Inhabitants; also the Cities, Boroughs, Billages, Mountains, Bogs, Lakes, Rivers and Natural Curiosities Together with the Great and Bye Post Roads. The whole taken from actual Surveys and Observations By Bernard Scale, Land Surveyor and beautifully engraved on 78 Copper Plates by Messrs. Ellis and Palmer'. Brown leather with marble paper to boards. Maps in colour. Rubbing and a little scuffing to boards and wear to leather at extremities, a little darkening to paper to boards towards spine, some tanning to end papers at corners and near gutter, a little foxing to interior, very faint offset to adjacent pages from maps.
$8500.00 Cdn.


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Craftsbury Antiquarian Books

Craftsbury Common, Vermont, United States

Mostly Travel and Scholarly Books on Africa, Asia and the Middle East

Dale A. Sorenson

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Used and rare books of quality in all subjects.

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.

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.

First Folio

Paris, Tennessee, United States

Purveyors of fine books in many fields since 1980, we are a generalist antiquarian firm with specialties in fine bindings, illustrated and rare books.

Foster Books

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London, United Kingdom

During the Coronavirus outbreak the shop is closed, but we are in each day processing internet and mail orders with daily collections by UPS and Royal Mail.We have an open bookshop in London which is open Monday to Saturday 10.30 to 17.30, and Sunday from 11.00 to 17.00, except Easter and Christmas.We are members of the ABA, ILAB, PBFA and ibooknet

Green Gate Farm Antiquarian Books

Richmond, Missouri, United States

Our inventory is housed in the second story of a stone house inspired by the architectural style found in the Cotswold region of England. Visitors are welcome by appointment. We are located one hour east of Kansas City, surrounded by 80 acres of woodland and prairie that form the landscape of Green Gate Farm. Member ABAA/ILAB

Gumshoe Books

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Selling of books and other printed matter.

Henry Sotheran Ltd.

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London, London, United Kingdom

Founded in York in 1761 and established in London on 1815, Henry Sotheran Limited has a long and distinguished history.For over 250 years we have been offering unsurpassed opportunities to collectors. Throughout our history we have prided ourselves on the quality and condition of our books and our friendly service.Our premises just off Piccadilly in the heart of London's West End are spacious and elegantly appointed and we welcome regular clients and passers-by alike to wander in and browse in a relaxing and convivial atmosphere.

Imperial Fine Books

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New York, New York, United States

Imperial Fine Books is the leading specialist in leather-bound sets and fine bindings in all fields americana, literature, history, travel, children's sporting, colorplate, illustrated, first edition, cosway jeweled and exhibition bindings.

James Cummins Bookseller

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New York, New York, United States

Founded in 1978 by James Cummins, the firm has grown to include two New Jersey locations as well as the main store at 699 Madison Avenue (between 62nd and 63rd Streets) in New York City.Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (During July & August, until 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.)The Madison Avenue store is a seventh-floor oasis for book-lovers, a quiet and pleasantly furnished book room with a carefully chosen, expertly catalogued and broad-based selection of fine and rare books, autographs, manuscripts, and works of art. We have built notable private collections for American and international clients. Our stock is always changing, and our steady input from private buying and public auctions assures our clients of new surprises (and temptations!) at each visit. Our stock covers a wide range of collecting interests, with particular emphasis in the following fields: British and American Literature, Sporting Books, Private Press and Illustrated Books, 19th-Century Color Plate Books, Americana, Travel, Sets and Fine Bindings, History, and Authors' Manuscripts and Letters. Our catalogued inventory exceeds 50,000 titles, much of which can be searched on the internet. In addition, our New Jersey warehouse contains over 400,000 books in all subject areas. We might have the books you're looking for.

Librairie Chamonal

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PARIS, France

Our shop is open from Monday to Friday, from 10a.m. to 1 p.m., and from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.The Librairie Rodolphe Chamonal, established over one hundred years ago, guaratees the provenance and authenticity of the books we offer. All our items have been collated and are certified complete unless otherwise stated.

Lloyd Zimmer, Books and Maps

Chanute, Kansas, United States

With more than 25 years of experience buying and selling out-of-print, collectible, and rare books, maps, and ephemera, I am now doing business from my home at 60 Poplar Heights Rd.; Chanute, KS 66720; U.S.A. by appointment only. I offer a selection of more than 5000 books of all genre, as well as more than 1000 maps ranging from 15th century to early 20th. All inventory is hand selected and believed to be of significance for the collector, the reader, the historian or the general book lover. Historically, I have specialized in Kansas and regional history, but also maintain quality collections of Natural History, Theology, Americana, Railroad, Travel and Exploration, Medicine, Art, and Psychology, Neurology, and Psychiatry. Fine bindings, plate books, signed and inscribed items are an important part of my collections. Smaller, though intriguing collections of other genre are also a part of my holdings. Appraisal, consultation, and collection development services are available. Please come and browse, talk books, and have a cup of coffee in a relaxed and book friendly environment. But for the convenience of both of us, please email or call first. Trade terms available and dealers are welcome.

Loe Books

Launceston, Cornwall, United Kingdom

Please visit us at loebooks.co.uk We welcome contact with you via email or phone prior to purchase if you would like more information.We specialise in fine and rare books, particularly the New Naturalist series,natural history and horticultural titles.Thank you for viewing our stock

Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC

Middlebury, Connecticut, United States

Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC is located in Middlebury, Connecticut. Michael has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1976 and carries an eclectic array of books and manuscripts.

Neil Shillington: Bookdealer & Booksearch

Hobe Sound, Florida, United States

We've been selling books via mail-order for nearly 20 years and have shipped 1000's of books to 50+ different countries. Will travel to purchase scholarly book collections.

Nudelman Rare Books

Seattle, Washington, United States

Long-standing rare book dealer (est. 1979) in Seattle, Washington specializing in highest quality fine and rare books. All books guaranteed as described. By appointment only.

Peter Foster Books

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Frome, Somerset, United Kingdom

Peter Foster Books @ The Frome Bookshop. We are a small and independent book selling business based in Frome, Somerset - UK. We have a selection of good quality Antiquarian, Children's Illustrated, Fine Bindings, Art & Photography and Signed Books.The Frome Bookshop18 King StreetFrome, SomersetBA11 1BH

Quist Antiquarian

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Dordrecht, Netherlands

In a meticulously restored early XVII-Th. Century former burgomasters house, right in the centre of town, we're open by appointment. You're most welcome....

Rochdale Book Company

Rochdale, United Kingdom

Our bookshop opened in 1972. This we closed in 2005 and we now deal on the internet,at Book Fairs and by appointment at our warehouse. Member of the P.B.F.A.

Rooke Books

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BATH, Somerset, United Kingdom

Welcome to Rooke Books Antiquarian BooksellerWe are a small team dedicated to bringing you very scarce books at reasonable prices. We specialise in rare and hard to come by works on all subjects over the last 500 years, together with modern first editions and decorative sets and bindings. Our library has something for every interest and specialism. We deliver worldwide using a fully tracked and insured courier delivery service. Where are We?Based in the literary city of Bath, our offices are housed in the Eastern Dispensary. Built in 1845, the building originally existed as a charitable institution providing medical care.The building now houses our collection of over twenty thousand books and has five full time members of staff.

SOPHIE SCHNEIDEMAN RARE BOOKS

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LONDON, Greater London, United Kingdom

RARE BOOK AND PRINT SELLER FOR OVER 30 YEARS SPECIALISING IN PRIVATE PRESS & ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, ARTISTS' & FINE PRESS BOOKS, FINE BINDING, LETTERING, TYPOGRAPHY PRINTS &C WE ARE OPEN BY APPOINTMENT OR CHANCE 7 DAYS A WEEK, DAY & EVENING, WE ARE MEMBERS OF PBFA, ABA & ILAB

stephensbookstore

scranton, Pennsylvania, United States

mostly older books but also art and architecture, modern first editions, science fiction and mystery, and vintage paperbacks.

Tamerlane Books

Havertown, Pennsylvania, United States

We maintain a select inventory of fine bindings, multi-volume sets, and general antiquarian books and related materials in a shop-like setting in our home. Visitors welcome by appointment.

Tarrington Books

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Tarrington, Herefordshire, United Kingdom

A family run bookshop located in the heart of rural Herefordshire. Large selection of children's literature, crime fiction, military, history, travel, vintage paperbacks, quality antiquarian volumes & fine bindings. We offer free UK postage on all items and pride ourselves on our safe packaging and rapid dispatch of orders. Browsers welcome by appointment.

That Guy WIth The Books

Toronto, Canada

That Guy With the Books is an independently operated Canadian based antiquarian bookstore, opening its online doors in 2019 from out of Toronto.I deal in rare and unique texts of all topics and bindings from the 15th to 20th century, with specific focuses on theology, history, literature, illustrated works, fine bindings, and vellum bound books.I also have a small but growing inventory of Japanese print books and manuscripts, as well as other print based items and ephemera for saleTGWTB is operated by myself, Toronto-based bookseller, buyer, and collector Zubairul Islam. As a high school library volunteer I first developed my love for antiquarian print when I received a copy of G.A. Henty's The Dragon and the Raven, and from there continued to cultivate my interest in collecting, leading me to the eventual creation of my online store.

The Antique Map & Bookshop

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Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom

The Antique Map & Bookshop was established in 1976 and has been in Puddletown since 1978. PUDDLETOWN is situated just outside DORCHESTER in the county of DORSET, on the A35 to BOURNEMOUTH. The village has a by-pass now which means there is easy access to the village and ample space for parking. Our shop is directly on the main road through the village.

THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

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Kinzers, Pennsylvania, United States

Ron Lieberman, has been an antiquarian bookseller, rare book appraiser, and library consultant for Fifty years. His firm, The Family Album, has issued a series of exceptional catalogs and bibliographic references in a variety of fields, including: Incunabula; Pennsylvania-Americana; German-Americana; Fine Book Bindings; Early Photographica; Printing History & Typography; Classics from the Great Scholar / Printers; Etc. He was the instructor for a series of valuable workshops and courses in the history, taste, and technique of book collecting. He frequently lectures before professional groups of librarians and archivists on: the book trade; collection and building security; disaster preparedness; appraisals; and preservation, conservation, and binding. He has also often appeared on radio and television popularizing the pleasant hobby of antique book collecting. His expert opinion on the book collecting market; values of archives and manuscripts; collection preservation & security; historic photographs; and the value of rare books has been sought by sources as diverse as: the Historical & Museum Commission of PA; the PA State Library; the Library of Congress; the Smithsonian Institution; the FBI; American Bible Society; Money Magazine; Kipplinger Magazine; Conservation Centers; Warman\\\'s Antique Price Guides; U.S.A. Today; as well as Universities, Colleges, and Historical Societies throughout the United States. As one of the organizers of the World Library Fund, Mr. Lieberman provides professional analyses of library collections, and helps plan library development for public and private institutions in the United States and abroad. He was a Member of the Board of Governors of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (A.B.A.A.), and Chairman of the A.B.A.A. Security Committee. He was a long-time regular member of the Security Committee of the Rare Book and Manuscript Section (RBMS) of the American Library Association (ALA); and was the Past President of the Middle Atlantic Chapter, A.B.A.A. Mr. Lieberman was also, for many years, a consulting editor and contributor to the Haworth Press journal: \\\"College & Undergraduate Libraries.\\\" He is also a member of the: International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB) // American Library Association (ALA); + ACRL/RBMS [For 25 Continuous Years] // PA Library Association (PLA) // Bibliographical Society of America // Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) // Society for the History of Authorship, Readership, and Publishing (SHARP) // Library Company of Philadelphia // Philobiblon Club // Etc. Etc.

The Title Page ABAA

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Rosemont, Pennsylvania, United States

Approximately 60,000 books displayed in our storefront with another 50,000 in an available storage facility. It is a general, out of print, and antiquarian book store. A gem in the heart of Rosemont, we believe in personal service to the customer. We also search for books.

vintage books

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gurgaon, haryana, India

ESTABLISHED IN 1988 VINTAGE BOOKS, WE ARE ONE OF THE LEADING ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSELLERS IN INDIA, WE SPECIALIZE MAINLY IN BRITISH RAJ, ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, TRAVELS, HUNTING, PHOTOGRAPHIC ALBUMS, ENGRAVINGS, MAPS, ETC, MAINLY RELATED TO INDIA, BUT OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD AS WELL. WE ALSO HELP IN BUILDING SPECIALISED COLLECTIONS,WE CAN BE VISITED AT OUR SHOWROOM ATVINTAGE BOOKS,16 HAUZ KHAS VILLAGE, 1ST FLOOR, NEW DELHI-16, INDIA

William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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Ft Lauderdale, Florida, United States

We are a brick & mortar store located between I95 and the Florida Turnpike. We focus on the visual aspects of books and the book as artifact. We have large Art and Graphic Art sections including haute couture magazines but also carry Architecture, Ancient & Classical History, Performing Arts and Books on Books & Antiques. We have a large selection of Antiquarian Books, Antique maps & Antique prints. Hours by chance or appointment.