Don’t Be Scared of Antique Books

Borrowing this lovely list from BookScouter, I thought this would be a good share for those starting out with book collecting – and it totally fits the Halloween theme!

If you come across an old book without an ISBN, have no fear, there are many dealers who buy and sell rare books, collectible books, and first edition books. They are listed below.

AbeBooks  
Shop a vast selection of books, art, and collectibles from independent sellers around the world.

Peter Harrington Rare Books
Peter Harrington specializes in selling and buying the finest quality original first editions, signed, rare and antiquarian books, library sets, maps, and original artwork.

Bauman Rare Books
Bauman Rare Books offers an extraordinary selection of rare books and autographs in all fields. Visit them online, at their galleries in New York and Las Vegas, or call 1-800-99-BAUMAN.

You might also consider finding an ABAA (Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America) seller near you so you can speak with someone in person. You can search for a seller near you using the link www.abaa.org/booksellers  to find America’s finest rare & antiquarian dealers by region or specialty or to locate appraisers.

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I have always been attracted to the metaphysical; this blog and press is my exploration of the interjacent genres of horror, sci-fi, and fantasy. ​

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