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~ PRB&M ~
| WELCOME, SUMMER!
This index/welcome page updated 1 JULY 2021 . . .
other pages, variously . . .
updated 27 JULY 2021
Click at top left!
IS OPENING ITS DOOR AGAIN!
~ YOU'LL BE WELCOME HERE AT THE ARSENAL! ~
OPEN BY APPOINTMENT, WITH PLEASURE ~
~ GENERAL “OPEN
HOUSE” MOST SATURDAYS 124 ~
WE'LL BE HOSTING OUR “OLDE”
SATURDAY AFTERNOON OPEN HOUSES ON
ONE MORE JULY DATE, THE 31ST, & ON
THREE WEEKENDS THIS AUGUST
(NOON4) . . .
“RSVP”! FOR THE 31ST,
OR FOR THE 7TH, 14TH,
&/OR THE 28TH.
Our Summer Garage Sale will be an available feature,
weather permitting, of every Open House
PRB&M's 19TH-CENTURY BUILDING was designed when cross-ventilation
was no afterthought.
It is large and airy; the bookrooms are spacious.
And the porch, with its white rockers, is perfect for outdoor socializing
between browsing bouts.
To plan a VISIT by INDIVIDUAL appointment,
PLEASE CLICK HERE!
|Once you're here, you'll find lots of books,
plenty of secure and easy parking,
fully vaccinated PRB&M'ers,
*&* a warm summer welcome.
As always . . . You can CLICK the multi-colored link
or the picture below to see
an illustrated description of our current . . .
NOTABLY NIFTY OFFERING
pictures let regular visitors know when there's a new book or manuscript
to click to.
like us to send you the link directly
by e-mail, each time, we can do so . . . just ask!
GALLERY of Featured Books
. . .
there are remarkable things to see there!
BROWSE @ PRB&M BY TOPIC . . .
OR LANGUAGE OR CENTURY. . .
. . . with a mere Selection showing here on this page . . .
The GREEN button below takes you to
our full, always-evolving
CATALOGUE of WEB CATALOGUES . . .
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
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/Scots click here
Manuscripts click here
CHAPBOOKS click here
Women click here Human Rights click here
16TH Century Books click here 17TH Century Books click here
18TH Century Books click here
Collected PRESSES click here
AND SETS! click here.
|| See also!
(most very giftable!)
For yet another sort of remote book-looking ~
CLICK HERE to see the
newest “issue” of
Twenty for Tuesdays
~ a short, highly illustrated, quickly browsable gathering of
some of our highlights with links to yet more.
If you'd like to receive notice of further such lists as they appear, click HERE.
These books seek “forever homes”
& they deserve them!
site or its books
David Szewczyk &
Cynthia Davis Buffington
All material © 2021
The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company