Books of the Week

By Rich Rennicks

Our members list new acquisitions and recently catalogued items almost every day of the year. Below, you'll find a few highlights from these recent additions... The Handmaid's Tale (First Edition) by Margaret Atwood Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986. First American edition. Hardcover. Good +/very good. 311pp. Octavo 1/4 turquoise cloth with gray paper covered boards, with some warping to the ... [more]

Bookseller News

New Members

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Meet the newest members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America! Full Members William C. Baker W. C. Baker Rare Books & Ephemera (Brooklyn, NY) -- Avant-garde Literature, Americana, Sci... [more]

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Recreating Thomas Mann’s Library

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The Thomas Mann House has paired up with ABAA-members Brad and Jennifer Johnson of Johnson Rare Books & Archives in Covina, California, to recreate the author's personal library during the years he sp... [more]

Bookseller News

Rare Book News

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A quick roundup of the news about rare books and collectors from around the world. (Regularly updated, with the latest news items added at the top.) Name Change ABAA-member Holly Segar has renamed her... [more]

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About ABAA

The Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA) is a trade association of rare booksellers that was formed 60 years ago. We have 450 members who specialize in books in all fields, as well as maps, prints, documents and autographs. While our members sell, buy, and appraise books and printed matter, our staff can assist you with finding a bookseller and with other trade-related matters.