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   Can it already be . . . Late Summer?!
This index/welcome page updated
1 SEPTEMBER 2018. . .    
other pages, variously . . .
   
 OurNEWEST ARRIVALS were updated
20 SEPTEMBER 2018 Click at top left! 
 
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~ YOU'LL BE WELCOME HERE AT THE ARSENAL! ~
~  OPEN BY APPOINTMENT, WITH PLEASURE  ~
~  GENERAL  “OPEN HOUSE”  MOST  SATURDAYS  12–4  ~

THERE WILL BE TWO SATURDAY
OPEN HOUSES
in SEPTEMBER from NOON TO 4
  on
the22ND & 29TH RSVP!
And KNOW YE please that we expect to continue our
Summer Garage Sale exercise, in connection with
those Open Houses, as long as the weather permits.

Our toll-free number is 888/960-7562;
          & if you want to be SURE of getting memos on Open Houses, 
ETC! please tell us.
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As always!    You can CLICK the multi-colored link       
  or the picture below to see      
description of our current . . .

NOTABLY NIFTY OFFERING

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

   

 New pictures let regular visitors know when there's a new book or manuscript to click to.
If you would like us to send you the link directly    
by e-mail, each time, we can do so . . . just ask!

Or reviewTHE GALLERY  of Featured Books . . .
there are remarkable things to see there!





Then!
BROWSE @ PRB&M BY  TOPIC . . .
OR LANGUAGE OR CENTURY. . .

The GREEN button below takes you to
our full, always-evolving

  CATALOGUE of WEB CATALOGUES . . .

. . . with a mere Selection showing here on this page . . .

POST-1820 AMERICANA click here    
  PRE-1820 AMERICANA — click here     
Illustrated Books click here

PROVENANCE click here
  China click here
   Literature click here     PHILOSOPHY click here 
Natural History click here   Books about Books click here
Children/Education/Children's Books click here
HERBALS click here    Evidence of Readership click here
Commerce/Finance/Trade click here Native Americana click here
Medicine — click here  Ireland/Irish click here Cookery click here  
Greek & Latin Classics click here MEXICANA!click here
Music & Dance click here Books in German click here
Books in French click here Books in Italian click here
Bibles, Testaments, & Bible Scholarship click here

   General Religion click here    
Judaica/Hebraica click here     Rare Catholica click here
Scotland/Scotsclick here  Manuscriptsclick here
 
CHAPBOOKS click here 
Womenclick here Human Rightsclick here
16TH Century Booksclick here  17TH Century Booksclick here
18TH Century Booksclick here
   Collected PRESSES click here    

AND  SETS!click here.
See also!     
BINDINGS
BINDINGS BINDINGS
—  click here
         

For our
ANTIQUARIAN   
GENERAL MISCELLANY
,

Just click the BOOKSHELF picture . . .
  And you can CLICK
to view QUANTITIES of our stock not yet
(and sometimes never to be) in our illustrated catalogues.
You can also sort your finds by author, title, or date;
and you can ask just to see
OUR 25 NEWEST POSTINGS.

Or, SEE THOSE   
        NEWEST POSTINGS
          right from here . . .

Come Here Often?  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE OCCASIONAL EMAILS HIGHLIGHTING NEW FEATURED BOOKS, WEB CATALOGUES, EVENTS, & OTHER SHOP NEWS,  CLICK HERE.



Denizens of BIBLIOMUNDO will find themselves
within blocks of us
as they travel
I-95 these last few weeks of summer.
  Do, DO think of visiting!
 (At Exit 27, you'll be within a
quarter-mile of us.)

Please call or email for an appointment & directions . . .
Or, plan to come by on a Saturday afternoon.
For (yet) more on visiting, click here!
 
 


RIGHT NOW, our
“good used” & “medium rare”
SessaBks shelves offer more enjoyable, “giftable” books that
aren't databased (and
probably never will be)
than we've EVER had before.
They're just HERE for your finding . . .

 

Please call or email for an appointment & directions,
Or, plan to come by on a Saturday afternoon to enjoy snacks,
RARE BOOKS
*&*/orSessaBks.

For more on visiting, click here.
 


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Once you're here, you'll find lots of books,
plenty of secure and easy parking,
*and* a warm welcome.







Address all questions/comments aboutthis site or its books     
TO:   rarebks@prbm.com

David Szewczyk & Cynthia Davis Buffington
Principals (LLC)       

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 The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company
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