The 53rd california international antiquarian book fair takes place in pasadena, california over the weekend of february 79, 2020. University of san francisco new, used, rental and digital. Once we have gone through your books, we will explain what we can use and offer either cash or trade credit that can be spent on used books. John windle antiquarian bookseller, abaa abebooks san. Or, a compleat history of the life of george lord jefferies, from his birth to this present time. Bookstores in the san francisco bay area peninsula and south. Goodman of west portal books in sunny san francisco via abe books who has to be one of the few americans to have heard of norwich an amazing feat as half of england haven t heard of it and who packaged the book so carefully and lovingly that i couldn t have been more impressed unless he d personally hand. Russian hill bookstore is a general used and new bookshop. What bookstore can i sell my used books to in san francisco. We specialize in used, new and rare science fiction, fantasy and horror.
We are members of the antiquarian booksellers association of america. If you decide to sell your books, you will be asked to furnish photo id, required for secondhand dealers, and to sign our buy book. We are members of the antiquarian booksellers association of america, the leading association of rare book dealers in america. The selection of used books makes for great browsing but is not the best if you have a particular something in mind. Operational for more than 30 years, book passage has been serving customers in the bay area. San francisco has been a haven for lovers of the arts and literature for more than 150 years. The kind of weather that shoves wind through willows and stirs. Visa, mastercard, american express, discover card, diner\s club, paypal, personal checks drawn on u. Kayo books 814 post street san francisco, ca 94109 415 7490554.
Shop university of san francisco new, used, rental and digital textbooks at the dons bookstore. A biohistory of the engaging san francisco bookseller and botanical printmaker henry evans 19181990, who founded the porpoise bookshop and peregrine press in san francisco in the early 1950s with the assistance of wife patricia and daughter judith. Sweet little book shop in the mission with helpful staff. Aug, 2010 when a individual feels of san francisco thinks at a huge global orangecoloured connection, a park spanning significantly more than 1,000 miles or a town wherever modern art and tradition and if you should be enthusiastic about that city then this is the place to begin hotelbye. Tokyo international antiquarian book fair 2020 the booth that never was 30 books for the tokyo antiquarian book fair. Argonaut book shop an antiquarian book shop in san. The february 14, 2021 fair takes place at the same time as three other antiquarian book events in the bay area. Weve gathered a list of bookstores by neighborhood to get your literary juices pumping. Bookstores in the san francisco bay area berkeley, oakland. Established in 1981 in san francisco, we specialize in books and ephemeral. We pride ourselves on providing collectors with personalized service. Best bookstores in union square, san francisco, ca, united states alexander book, chronicle books, brick row book shop, argonaut book shop, kayo books, arkipelago books the filipino bookstore, thomas a goldwasser rare books, john windle antiquarian bookseller, readers bookstore at the main library, go. Reviews on rare book buyers in san francisco, ca brick row book shop, thomas a goldwasser rare books, the booksmith, green apple books, moes. Founded in 1963 during the height of the beatnik era, the bookstore began as an allpaperback store but now offers a wide variety of both major publishers and independent ones.
Abaa northern california chapter antiquarian booksellers. The antiquarian booksellers association of america was founded in 1949 to promote interest in rare and antiquarian books and book collecting, and to foster collegial relations. Upcoming sales in san francisco bay area and other special sales. Bookstores in the san francisco bay area berkeley, oakland, and east bay last change. Australias largest science fiction, fantasy and horror mail order bookstore. Welcome to the 53rd california international antiquarian book fair in pasadena california. Joe vasquez lives in san diego, but as a uc berkeley grad class of 75, he makes it a point to stop at diesel, on college avenue in the rockridge. From moes in berkeley to city lights in san francisco, bookstores in the bay area have played an invaluable part in forging our local literary spirit. The best 10 bookstores near union square, san francisco. It was a dark and stormy afternoon on a wet wednesday past, the sky bruised and battered like the sorry loser in a barroom brawl. Welcome to the argonaut book shop, founded in 1941.
We are an antiquarian book shop specializing in the american west in general and. Kayo books specializes in unusual, weird, rare, sexy and strange vintage paperbacks and is approximately 10,000 times. Top 10 best rare book buyers in san francisco, ca last updated. European literature, fine and designer bindings, americana particularly california and hawaii, travel, music, etc. Car rentals and car breakins jan 2018 on a bike in sf. For a limited time, they are offering new members two audiobooks for the price of one with 100% of the proceeds going to green apple.
Results for rare book dealers in san luis obispo, ca. All books in very good condition or better unless noted. We specialize in first editions of english and american literature, literary letters and manuscripts, livres dartistes and illustrated books, and also carry a variety of interesting and rare books and manuscripts in other fields. If we dont have what youre looking for, we can always try to order it for you.
A delightful little rabbit warren of a second hand bookshop, san francisco books was founded by a group of expats in 1997 and seems to have grown organically out of. If your query is related to our bookstore specifically such as a question about book availability, events, our hours, etc. We specialize in first editions, rare books and manuscripts from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries, with a strong emphasis on english and american literature. Green apple books on the park 1231 9th avenue, sf ca. Nov 03, 2014 from moes in berkeley to city lights in san francisco, bookstores in the bay area have played an invaluable part in forging our local literary spirit. Dealers are welcome, however, we dont sell childrens books to dealers. Best 30 book dealers used rare in san francisco, ca with. Green apple books has partnered with to provide quality audiobooks at affordable prices. But ours is a little bit different, as our selection of material includes not only rare and collectible books, but ephemera, posters, prints, art books, and artists books, as well. An alphabetized and updated list of science fiction, fantasy, and horror bookstores, online and physical, around the world. Heres is a little taste of the rare books and items of print epheme. Theres at least one good used bookstore in every neighborhood in the city, and sometimes two or three. Bookstores if your customer is looking for foreign language books, we have them from 30 countries, very old to recent,good to fine mailed media mail,pay via amazon or pay pal.
City lights itself is an independent publisher of alternative politics, world literature and art books as well as acclaimed titles. Pass by green apple books on clement street in san franciscos richmond district during business hours, and one might first note some sad but. A specialist in detective fiction, especially victorian and edwardian, we live in hope that persons of similar taste still exist. Best bookstores in san francisco san francisco travel.
Reviews on sell used books in san francisco, ca, united states green apple books, browser books, dog eared books, moes books, borderlands books, the booksmith, green apple books on. If you have books to sell, we have a buyer onsight six days a week and offer cash or trade. Baseball info san francisco giants and oakland athletics updated jan 2019 dont have a car while in sf. All books are guaranteed as described and may be returned within 5 days of receipt only if packed, shipped, and insured as received.
The california gold rush put this city on the map, and many artists. San francisco off the beaten path updated november 20 best views of the golden gate bridge. Our website contains a searchable database of over 4,000 rare and scholarly books on the law available for purchase. Meyer boswell books was founded in 1976 by joe luttrell, who continues to operate it today in the city of san francisco, california, usa. A delightful little rabbit warren of a second hand bookshop, san francisco books was founded by a group of expats in 1997 and seems to have grown organically out of the conversations of book lovers. California customers will be billed for sales tax unless a resale number is provided. Bookbid rare books specializes in rare antiquarian and modern collectible books. The best used bookstore in san francisco, and possibly the world, is kayo books at 814 post street between hyde and leavenworth. In 2020, we are excited to feature womens suffrage in the united states with special exhibits and panels.
All members agree to abide by the abaas code of ethics. Once keeper of an open shop, former abaa member and exhibitor at book fairs,we conceded to the forces of the marketplace and began online sales in 1995. San francisco and north bay listings can be found in the san francisco list. Rare book dealers in san luis obispo, ca ask for free quotes.
This information was accurate when it was published. Geographically, nccabaa members can be found throughout northern california, from the greater san francisco bay area, to monterey, the central valley. I am looking for some place in san francisco that buys old books and hopefully pays ok for them. This is a list of some book stores that handle science fiction, fantasy, and horror works. Books inc describes itself as the worlds oldest independent. Includes upcoming events, information about book groups, and staff recommendations. For bay area independent bookstores, the coronavirus shows what. Best 20 bookstores in san francisco, ca by superpages. The 53rd california international antiquarian book fair. July, 2014 where to eat and drink in sf locals suggest updated updated october. Reviews on sell used books in san francisco, ca, united states green apple books, browser books, dog eared books, moes books, borderlands books, the booksmith, green apple books on the park, half price books, books inc. We send best wishes for health and fortitude to our customers, colleagues, and friends around the world, particularly those we will miss seeing in japan, and we look forward to communicating with you by phone and email.807 1301 307 1076 1537 456 993 1465 963 1545 1226 288 423 832 1255 1481 233 414 417 378 647 504 801 1446 906 701 1461