The Quill & Brush specializes in first editions of literature, mystery/detective fiction and poetry, as well as collectible books in all fields. The firm focuses mainly on books published from the middle of the 19th century to the present. Their stock of over 15,000 books is housed in a beautiful library nestled in the woods at the base of scenic Sugarloaf Mountain in Maryland. The Quill & Brush issues catalogs, offers books on the internet and at book fairs, and invites customers to visit the library Monday through Saturday by appointment. The Quill & Brush was established in 1976 as an outgrowth of a part-time business run by Allen and Patricia Ahearn who started collecting and cataloging books in the early 1960s. At present the Quill & Brush is operated by Allen and daughter, Beth Fisher. The Ahearns are the authors of Collected Books: The Guide to Values (the 4th revised and enlarged edition was published in 2011 with the assistance of Beth Ahearn Fisher), Book Collecting 2000 (Putnam: 2000) and over 200 individual Author Price Guides, all of which require they keep current on the market prices for collectible books and make them uniquely qualified to offer professional appraisal services and to establish fair prices when purchasing books or libraries.
Contact the SellerAllen Ahearn
PO Box 158
http://www.qbbooks.com Associates Elizabeth Fisher
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