MASSACHUSETTS & RHODE ISLAND
ANTIQUARIAN BOOKSELLERS
DIRECTORY OF MEMBERS 2013-14
MEMBERS WITH OPEN SHOPS


Many members keep shops with regular hours as specified. However, some shops are occasionally unable to remain open during their specified hours. Call ahead to avoid disappointment.


Special Service Code: Ap = Appraisals Offered. C = Catalogs Issued. D = Collection development. L = Occasional List(s) by mail or email. P = Purchase order (or deferred billing) for educational institutions, etc. M = Mail order servives offered. S = Search Services.

G.J. ASKINS - BOOKSELLER
Grover J. Askins
Eclipse Mill - 243 Union Street, Unit 108, North Adams, MA 01247
Phone: (413) 664-6493  
Email:
gjaskinsbooks@msn.com
A used bookstore with a general academic stock - emphasis on the arts.
Hours: Most weekends 12-6 pm or A
Services: Ap,M,P  Stock: 20,000

THE BARROW BOOKSTORE
Aladdine Joroff
79 Main St., Concord, MA 01742
Phone: (978) 369-6084  
Email:
barrowbookstore@gmail.com
Concord authors, Children's, Literature, General selection
Hours: Mon-Sat 9:30-5; Sunday 12-4:30
Services: S  Stock: 15,000

BEARLY READ BOOKS
Betty Ann Sharp and Jim Ellis
320 Boston Post Rd., Sudbury, MA 01776
Phone: (978) 443-4034  Fax: (978) 440-9527
Email:
info@barelyreadbooks.com
WWW: www.bearlyreadbooks.com
Used and Collectible in many subjects - Military, Aviation, Modern Firsts, Children's, and Classics
Hours: Tue 12-5, Thu 10-8, Wed,Fri,Sat 10-6; Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,D,M,P,S  Stock: 35,000

BLACKSTONE VALLEY BOOKS
Cathy Seymour
1243 Mendon Rd., Cumberland, RI 02864
Phone: (401) 644-5548  
Email:
blackstonevalleybooks@cox.net
WWW: www.blackstonevalleybooks.com
General antiquarian stock
Hours: Please check website or call ahead
Services: M  Stock: 2,000

ROBIN BLEDSOE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA/ILAB)
1640 Massachusetts Ave.(rear), Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 576-3634  Fax: (617) 661-2445
Email:
books@bledsoebooks.com
WWW: www.bledsoebooks.com
Horses (used, new, rare), Architecture, Art, Book Arts, Photography, Children's & General books. Appraisals welcomed.
Hours: Tue-Sat 12-6, otherwise A
Services: Ap,C,D,M,P,S  Stock: 4,000

BOOK BEAR
Al Navitski
80 West Main Street, West Brookfield, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 663, West Brookfield, MA 01585
Phone: (508) 867-8705; (877) 809-2665  
WWW:
www.thebookbear.com
General selection of 90,000+ volumes reasonably priced with emphasis on the scholarly
Hours: Open 7 Days 10-6; subject to change through the year
Stock: 90,000

BOOKENDS
Grey Angell
80 Maple St., Northampton, MA 01062
Phone: (413) 585-8667  
Email:
bookends.co@verizon.net
WWW: www.mariab.org/pages/bookends
A quaint and comfortable browsing shop, well stocked with a mix of the inexpensive and the obscure.
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5
Services: M,S  Stock: 35,000

BOSTON BOOK COMPANY
Helen Kelly and Charles Vilnis
705 Centre St., Boston, MA 02130
Phone: (617) 522-2100, (800) 653-7767  Fax: (617) 522-9359
Email:
office@rarebook.com
WWW: www.rarebook.com
We have a very large Japanese illustrated book and general antiquarian inventory.
Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5
Services: Ap,C,D,L,M,P  
BOSWELL'S BOOKS
Ken and Nancy Eisenstein
10 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Phone: (413) 625-9362  
Email:
boswellbuzz@gmail.com
WWW: www.boswellsbooks.net
New and used books, with some locally made crafts
Hours: 10-6 Mon-Fri; 10-7 Sat-Sun
Services: P,S  Stock: 10,000

BRATTLE BOOK SHOP
Kenneth Gloss and Joyce Kosofsky
9 West St., Boston, MA 02111
Phone: (800) 447-9595  Fax: (617) 338-1467
Email:
info@brattlebookshop.com
WWW: www.brattlebookshop.com
General selection used and rare
Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5:30
Services: Ap,P  Stock: 150,000

BROMER BOOKSELLERS, INC.
Anne and David Bromer
607 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 247-2818  Fax: (617) 247-2975
Email:
books@bromer.com
WWW: www.bromer.com
Celebrating over thirty years selling fine and beautiful books from our Copley Square location
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:30-5:30
Services: C,D,L,M,P  Stock: 3,000

BRYN MAWR BOOK STORE
Larry McCargar, Manager
373 Huron Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 661-1770  
Email:
brynmawrbookstore@gmail.com
WWW: www.brynmawrbookstore.com
A non-profit bookstore raising scholarship money for Bryn Mawr College (PA) in our store and online.
Hours: Tue-Sat 10-5:30; Thurs 10-7 (late Apr-Dec only)
Services: C  Stock: 30,000

BUDDENBROOKS, INC.
M. R. Weinkle
31 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 536-4433  Fax: (617) 267-1118
Email:
buddenbrooks@att.net
WWW: www.buddenbrooks.com
Rare Books; Manuscripts; Early Printing; Exploration; Science; Humanities; Illustrated; Children's & Literature
Hours: Mon-Fri 9-5, A
Services: Ap,C,D,L,M,P,S  Stock: 10,000

CELLAR STORIES BOOKSTORE
Michael Chandley
111 Mathewson St., Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 521-2665  Fax: (401) 454-7143
Email:
info@cellarstories.com
WWW: www.cellarstories.com
Offering a wide variety of used and rare books since 1981.
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-6; Sun 12-5 (winter only)
Services: Ap,M,P,S  Stock: 75,000

COLUMBIA TRADING COMPANY
Dick Hawkins
1022 Main Street (Route 6A), West Barnstable, MA 02668
Phone: (508) 362-1500  Fax: (508) 362-1550
Email:
info@columbiatrading.com
WWW: www.columbiatrading.com
We specialize in nautical & maritime subjects and related artifacts. Appointments welcome.
Hours: Summer: Mon-Sat 10-4; Winter: most days 10-3, call ahead or A
Services: C,M  Stock: 10,000

COMMONWEALTH BOOKS
Gary Hurst and Joe Phillips
9 Spring Lane, Boston, MA 02109
and also 2 Milk St, Boston 02108
Phone: (617) 338-6328 or (800) 259-7616  
Email:
books@commonwealthbooks.com
WWW: www.commonwealthbooks.com
Art, Architecture, History, Literature, Criticism, Philosophy, Antiquarian & leatherbound books
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-7; Sun 11-5
Services: C,L,P,S  Stock: 75,000

THE CURIOSITY BOOK SHOP
Wendy Howes
New Templeton Road, Hubbardston, MA 01452
Phone: (978) 928-4737  
Email:
curiousbooks@verizon.net
Online sales from a diverse stock suitable for serious readers, students, home study.
Hours: A
Services: M,P,S  Stock: 15,000

DOGTOWN BOOK SHOP
Bob Ritchie
132 Main St., Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: (978) 281-5599  Fax: (978)281-5599
Email:
bob@dogtownbooks.com
WWW: www.dogtownbooks.com
We have a general stock ranging from reading copies to rare antiquarian books
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-6; Sun 12-5 (closed Sun in winter)
Services: L,M,P,S  Stock: 30,000

NANCY L. DOLE BOOKS & EPHEMERA
20 State St. (Bucklandside), Shelburne Falls, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 74, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Phone: (413) 625-9850 or home (413) 625-2210  
Email:
ndole@crocker.com
WWW: www.nancydolebooks.com
The shop has a fine collection of used books, ephemera on a wide variety of subjects and original art
Hours: Open Tue-Sun; closed Mondays.
Services: D,P,S  Stock: 20,000

GABRIEL BOOKS
John and Patricia Riley
21 Market St., Northampton, MA 01060
Phone: (413) 586-5596  
Email:
gabebooks@aol.com
WWW: www.abebooks.com/home/gabebooks
Scholarly books in all fields. General selection. Books purchased. Buyer can make housecalls.
Hours: Tue-Sat 11-5; Sun 12-4
Services: Ap,D,P,S  Stock: 15,000

ALLISON B. GOODSELL, RARE BOOKS and KINGSTON HILL STORE
Kingston Hill Store (Rt. 138), 2528 Kingstown Rd., Kingston RI 02881
Phone: (401) 792-8662; (401)377-8270  
Email:
allison@abgbooks.com
WWW: www.abgbooks.com
General Antiquarian, Postcards, Antiques
Hours: Daily 10-5 (call ahead to verify) Closed frequently in Winter.
Services: D,M,P  Stock: 10,000

GREY MATTER BOOKS / TROUBADOUR BOOKS
Sam Burton
47 East Street, Hadley, MA 01035
Phone: (413) 387-0160  
Email:
greymatterbooks@comcast.net
WWW: www.greymatterbookstore.com
We apologize in advance for any difficulty in finding us.
Hours: M,W,Th,F 10-6; Sat-Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,D,P  Stock: 35,000

B&S GVENTER BOOKS AND EPHEMERA
Bruce and Susan Gventer
1 Tyrell Rd., South Egremont, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 298, South Egremont, MA 01258-0298
Phone: (413) 429-7467  
Email:
bgvnter@gmail.com
WWW: www.blaize.com
General selection, Medieval and Renaissance pages, Hand Colored Plate Books and Prints, and $1 books
Hours: Jul-Aug:Thu-Sun 11-4 or by appointment
Stock: 10,000

THE HAUNTED BOOKSHOP
Drucilla Meany-Herbert
370 Worcester St., West Boylston, MA 01583
Phone: (508) 835-4738  
Email:
bookshop@charter.net
WWW: www.thehauntedbookshoponline.com
Used and rare books on the British Isles, Medieval and Renaissance History, Art and the US Civil War
Hours: Jan-Apr by chance or A; May-Dec: Mon-Fri 10-5; Thurs til 7, weekends by chance or A
Services: Ap,C,M,S  Stock: 5,000

HERITAGE BOOKS
Bruce Coombs
225 College Highway (Route 10), Southampton, MA 01073
(mail) 241 College Highway & Clark St., P.O. Box 100, Southampton, MA 01073
Phone: (413) 527-6200  Fax: (413) 527-8280
Email:
sales@heritagebks.com
WWW: www.heritagebks.com
Rare books, general collection and ephemera available at our open shop.
Hours: Sat-Sun 11-3 or A
Stock: 35,000

ISAIAH THOMAS BOOKS & PRINTS
Jim Visbeck
4632 Falmouth Rd. (Rte.28), Cotuit, Cape Cod, MA 02635-2533
Phone: (508) 428-2752  
Email:
isthomas@aol.com
WWW: www.isaiahthomasbooks.com
General, Art, Signed and Miniature Books, First Editions
Hours: Jun-Aug: Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5; Jan-Mar Fri-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5; otherwise Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,P,S  Stock: 70,000

LORD RANDALL BOOKSHOP
Gail Wills
22 Main St. (Rte 3A & 139) , Marshfield, MA 02050
Phone: (781) 837-1400  
Email:
lrbooks@aol.com
WWW: www.abebooks.com/home/lrdrndll
General shop with local history, children's, art and architecture, literature, travel and antiquarian books
Hours: Wed + Fri 1-5; Thu + Sat 11-5; Closed at 4 in Winter (Nov-Feb)
Services: Ap,P,S  Stock: 20,000

MEETINGHOUSE BOOKS
Judith Tingley
70 North Main Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
Phone: (413) 665-0500  
Email:
staff@meetinghousebooks.com
WWW: www.meetinghousebooks.com
Two floors of interesting and unusual used books in many categories: literature, history, arts, and more.
Hours: Wed-Sat 10-6; Sun 12-6
Services: L,P  Stock: 25,000+

H.L. MENDELSOHN, FINE EUROPEAN BOOKS
Harvey L. Mendelsohn
1640 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone: (617) 576-3634  Fax: (617) 661-2445
Email:
hlm@theworld.com
Architecture, Decorative Arts, Gardening and Landscape Design, Books about Books
Hours: Tue-Sat 12-6
Services: Ap,M,P  Stock: 2,000

MONTAGUE BOOKMILL
Susan Shilliday
440 Greenfield Rd., Montague, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 954, Montague, MA 01351
Phone: (413) 367-9206  
Email:
susan@montaguebookmill.com
WWW: www.montaguebookmill.com
General interest and scholarly books, wi-fi access, and a waterfall.
Hours: 7 days, 10-6, and later seasonally
Stock: 25,000

SETH NEMEROFF, BOOKSELLER
46 Green St., Northampton, MA 01060-3708
Phone: (413) 586-2220  
Email:
paradisecitybks@aol.com
Diverse Antique & Contemporary, Unusual & Scholarly Books in Most Fields. Decorative Accessories for the Library.
Hours: By chance Mon-Sat 11-4; Appt advised
Services: C,D,P,S  
PAPER NAUTILUS BOOKS
Kristin Sollenberger
5 South Angell St., Providence, RI 02906
Phone: (401) 521-5533  
Email:
info@papernautilusbooks.com
WWW: www.papernautilus.com
We offer rare and recent books carefully selected for our inquisitive customers
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-7; Sunday 12-5
Stock: 25,000

PARNASSUS BOOK SERVICE
Sarah Muse Romano; Eben J, and William Muse
220 Rt 6a, Yarmouthport, MA 02675
Phone: (508) 362 6420  
Email:
bmuse@parnassusbooks.com
WWW: www.parnassusbooks.com
General stock - I sell books that I enjoy selling
Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,D,L,M,P,S  Stock: 40,000

PAZZO BOOKS
Tom and Amanda Nealon
16 Johnswood Rd., Roslindale, MA 02132
Phone: (617) 323-2919  
Email:
tom@pazzobooks.com
WWW: www.pazzobooks.com
Antiquarian and out of print with strengths in cookery, early printing, literature and illustrated books
Hours: A
Services: Ap,D,L,M,P,S  Stock: 20,000

SCHOEN BOOKS
Kenneth Schoen and Jane Trigere
The Old Firehouse, 7 Sugarloaf St., South Deerfield, MA 01373
Phone: (413) 665-0066  
Email:
schoen@schoenbooks.com
WWW: www.schoenbooks.com
Judaica, Holocaust, Modern European History. Visit our WPA Firehouse and the Deerfield Arts Bank
Hours: Usually Mon-Fri 10-5
Services: C,D,M,P  Stock: 35,000

STEVEN SCHUYLER, BOOKSELLER
Steven Schuyler; Donna Albino and Mark Williams (associates)
129 Park St., North Reading, MA 01864
Phone: (978) 664-5959; (978) 660-0510  
Email:
rarebookstore@comcast.net
WWW: www.rarebookstore.net
Specializing in building trades and professions, trade catalogues, decorative arts, literature, photography, German books.
Hours: Mon-Fri 9-12, best to call ahead
Services: Ap,D,L,M,P,S  Stock: 12,000

SECOND HAND PROSE BOOKS, LLC
Katharyn Dawson
30-A Hollis St. Groton, MA 01450
Phone: (978) 448-BOOK (2665)  
Email:
katharyn@secondhandprosebooks.com
WWW: www.secondhandprosebooks.com
Used and rare books, local authors, sets, antiquarian books and ephemera.
Hours: Tue-Fri 11-5; Thu 11-7; else A
Services: M,S  Stock: 35,000

SHELBURNE FALLS BOOKSELLERS
Richard Floyd & Michael Muilenberg
1 Deerfield St. Shelburne Falls, MA 01370
Phone: (413) 625-6622  
Email:
staff@shelburnefallsbooks.com
WWW: www.shelburnefallsbooks.com
Group shop offering fine used and antiquarian books, ephemera, maps, smalls and more
Hours: All year Fri-Mon 11-5 or by chance
Services: M,P,S  Stock: 10,000

SHIRE BOOK SHOP
Jack Boland and Jean Wallick
305 Union St, Franklin, MA 02038
Phone: (508) 528-5665  
Email:
admin@shirebookshop.com
WWW: www.shirebookshop.com
Quality selection of out-of-print, used and collectible titles displayed on wide aisles in a converted mill building.
Hours: Tue-Sat 10-5; Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,D,M,P,S  Stock: 150,000

PETER L. STERN & CO., INC.
Peter L. Stern
Lobby #101, 15 Court Square, Boston, MA 02108
Phone: (617) 542-2376  Fax: (617) 542-3263
Email:
info@sternrarebooks.com
WWW: www.sternrarebooks.com
Rare and Antiquarian Literature, Detective Fiction, Autographs & Manuscripts, Signed Books.
Hours: By chance or A
Services: Ap,C  Stock: 5,000

TAURUS BOOKS
Gordon A. Cronin
3 King Ave., Florence MA
(mail) P.O. Box 716, Northampton, MA 01061-0716
Phone: (413) 586-2023  
Email:
gordon@taurusbooks.com
WWW: www.taurusbooks.com
Sale: Diverse selection of discount-priced books & prints.
Hours: Tuesdays 12-5 pm or A
Services: Ap,C,M,P  Stock: 6,000

TITCOMB'S BOOKSHOP, INC.
Ralph, Nancy and Vicky Titcomb
432 Rte. 6A, East Sandwich, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 1045, East Sandwich, MA 02537
Phone: (508) 888-2331, (800) 649-2331  Fax: (508) 833-2941
Email:
titcombsbookshop@gmail.com
WWW: www.titcombsbookshop.com
We offer three floors of new, used and rare books on Cape Cod's historic Rt. 6A
Hours: Mon-Sat 9-6; Sunday 11-5
Services: Ap  Stock: 30,000

WHATELY ANTIQUARIAN BOOK CENTER
Barbara Smith and Eugene Povirk
13 State Rd.(Rte. 5), Whately, MA
(mail) P.O. Box 221, North Hatfield, MA 01066
Phone: (413) 247-3272  
Email:
whatelybookcenter@gmail.com
WWW: www.whatelybookcenter.weebly.com
20 dealers on 3 levels selling 40,000 good used, recent to rare books. Also vintage postcards, trade cards, prints, maps & ephemera.
Hours: Daily 10-5:30; Wed 12-4, Sun 12-5
Services: Ap,P,S  Stock: 40,000

WHITE SQUARE - FINE BOOKS & ART
Eileen Corbeil
86 Cottage St, Easthampton MA
(mail) PO Box 1448, Easthampton MA 01027
Phone: (413) 203-1717 (store), (413) 320-3658 (mobile)  
Email:
whitesquarebooks@gmail.com
WWW: www.whitesquarebooks.com
Classic fiction and literature for all ages; Art, Gaelic, Philosophy and rare books; events
Hours: Mon-Thu and Sat 10-5. Call first if coming from a distance.
Services: Ap,L,M,P,S  Stock: 10,000

ZOAR BOOKS & GALLERY
Dale Bulmer
399 Zoar Rd., Rowe, MA 01367-9738
Phone: (413) 339-6611  Fax: (413) 339-6611
Email:
zoarbooks@mapinternet.com
WWW: www.abebooks.com/home/ZOARBOOKS
General used bookstore with diversified specialties including first editions, science fiction, art, etc.
Hours: Apr 15 - Oct 15 only: Wed-Thu 10-5; Fri-Sat 10-6; Sun 10-5
Services: M,P,S  Stock: 17,000

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