BOOKSELLERS BY TOWN


ALFRED


DeWOLFE AND WOOD

Scott DeWolfe & Frank P. Wood

    2 Waterboro Rd. (PO Box 425), Alfred 04002

    www.dwbooks.com

    dewolfeandwood@roadrunner.com

    (207) 490-5572


Rare books, ephemera and antiques in an old Maine country store.


Year-round: 9-4 most days.



BANGOR


SARAH’S BOOKS

Sarah Faragher & Ryan King

    The Antique Marketplace

    65 Main Street, Bangor 04401

    sarahsbooks@aol.com

    (207) 478-5488


Several thousand used and out-of-print books in a well-organized book booth at the Antiques Marketplace, an antiques group shop in downtown Bangor. Emphasis on Maine, History, Travel, Literature, and Poetry.


Year-round: Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5.


BAR HARBOR


MYSTERY COVE BOOK SHOP

Steve Powell & Barbara Baron Gifford

    1 Dewey St. (PO Box 75, Hulls Cove), Bar Harbor 04644

    www.mysterycovebookshop.com

    info@barharborbookshop.com

    (207) 288-4665


Large general stock especially strong in nature (including MDI & Acadia National Park), children's, nautical, history, mystery and science fiction. Large collections of first editions, signed books and original cinema posters.


Summer: Mon-Sat 10-5; Winter: Tue-Sat 11-5.  Located at Crooked Rd. & Dewey St., Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor.



BATH


OPEN DOOR BOOKS

John Ring

    178 Front Street, Bath 04530

    www.opendoorbooks.us

    opendoor@gwi.net

    (207) 443-8689/cell (207) 751-9061


Varied collection of 12,000 out-of-print books, ephemera, maps, with emphasis on Maine authors and histories, maritime/naval, architecture, art, travel, history. Large stock of children’s/juvenile, nature, animals. Book searches and scouting.


Year-round: daily 10-5.



BLUE HILL


ANDRE STRONG BOOKSELLER

Andre Strong & Marjorie Kernan

    33 Water St. (PO Box 1300, Blue Hill 04614), Blue Hill 04614

    www.redgapbooks.com

    andrestrongbooks@gmail.com

    (207) 374-8825


Andre Strong Bookseller lists all books online at Abebooks.com and Biblio.com.  We also have a rare book room with a wide range of subjects, from fine bindings, art and architecture, philosophy, nautical, Maine, fiction and poetry, among others.  18,000 books in stock.


Open by appointment only.  Located just off Main Street in the center of the village.


BROOKS


MILITARY HISTORY BOOKSHOP

Andrea McGuire

    PO Box 97, Brooks 04921

    www.militaryhistorybookshop.com

    milhist@fairpoint.net

    (207) 722-3620/ cell (207)322-5636


In business since 1960, we specialize in rare and out of print books in the areas of military, naval, maritime, aeronautics, China and the Far East, history and biography.


By appointment only.


CALAIS


CALAIS BOOKSHOP

Carole Heinlein

    405 Main Street, Calais 04619

    CalaisBookshop@yahoo.com

    (207) 454-1110


New, used, and rare books, including quality literature and popular fiction; nature guides and natural history; Passamaquoddy (and other Native American culture) as well as local Maine and Canadian history and interests. Great selection of military, nautical, world, and American history; art, crafts, culinary arts (cookbooks); religion; philosophy; metaphysics; LPs, and the best children’s books ever. We aim to please both readers and collectors. Reading groups, book signings, poetry readings, workshops.


Year round: Mon-Sat 10-5. Sun by chance. Winter: Mon-Sat 10-4, best to call ahead. Located historic downtown Calais on US-1, near the traffic light.



BRUNSWICK


TWICE-TOLD TALES

11 Pleasant St., Brunswick 04011

    twicetoldtales@curtislibrary.com

    http://www.curtislibrary.com/twice-told-tales-bookstore/

    (207) 725-8888


Operated in support of the Curtis Memorial Library, there is a broad selection of used books in excellent condition as well as CDs , DVDs and the Great Courses lecture series.  Specializing primarily in genres such as children's, Civil War and Maine-related fiction and non-fiction, there are also more than 2500 book collectibles shown by appointment.


Mon-Sat 10-4.


CAMDEN


GOOSERIVER EXCHANGE

Joe Reilly & Ken Shure

    PO Box 687, Rockport 04856

    23 Bayview Street, Camden 04843

    www.gooseriverexchange.com

    gooseriv@midcoast.com

    (207) 236-3345/fax (207) 236-8670


The GooseRiver Exchange was established in 1977. We specialize in Paper Americana, Photographica, Post Cards, Posters, Antiques, Books & Ephemera.  We have over 10,000 books in stock.


May-Dec open daily 10-5.


STONE SOUP BOOKS

Agnes & Paul Joy

    35 Main Street, Camden 04843

    ssoupbks@tidewater.net

    (207) 763-3354


A selection of out-of-print hardcover books, and a general collection of second-hand paperbacks, vintage and contemporary. Specialties: nautical, photography, art, and gardening; LP records.


Year-round: May 1-Oct 31 daily 10:30-5; Nov 1-Apr 30 closed Sun.


CAPE NEDDICK


WEISER ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS

Marilyn Rinn & Keith Richmond

    6 Walt Kuhn Rd., Cape Neddick 03902

    www.weiserantiquarian.com

    books@weiserantiguarian.com

    (207) 363-7253


Now 92 years as one of the world's leading suppliers of rare, secondhand, and out-of-print books on comparative religion, mysticism, and the occult. Over 10,000 books, letters, manuscripts, and artworks. Our specialties include: Aleister Crowley, Alchemy, Hermetica, Eastern Religions, Rosicrucianism, The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, Tarot, Theosophy, Mysticism, Myths and Legends, Magick and Witchcraft.


Established customers are welcome ONLY by appointment.  If you would like to visit us please contact us beforehand to arrange a mutually agreeable time.


CHESTERVILLE


SPRUCE GUM BOOKS

David Fuller

    129 Chesterville Hill Rd., Chesterville 04938

    General Delivery, Farmington Falls 04940

    picear@yahoo.com

    (207) 779-0671


Specializing in books about the Maine woods, including: Maine hunting, fishing, lumbering, Native Americans, folklore and related ephemera.  Rare, out of print and reading copies. Book searches done.  Buying related material. See our books online at: https://www.abebooks.com/spruce-gum-books-farmington-falls-me/893959/sf.


Year-round, by appointment only.


CORNISH


THE OLD BOOKSHOP

A David Paulhus

    27 Maple St. (Rt. 25), PO Box 264, Cornish 04020

    oldbooks73@yahoo.com

    (207) 625-9167


Children’s illustrated, leather sets, and early American Bibles. (Always interested in purchasing early Bibles.) ALL subjects represented, including Maine books, occasional paintings, autographs, and paper.   12-15,000 volumes. Dealer-oriented.


Apr-Dec 10-5 by appointment.


ELLSWORTH


BIG CHICKEN BARN BOOKS & ANTIQUES

Annegret Cukierski & Chad Cukierski

    1768 Bucksport Road, Ellsworth 04605

    www.bigchickenbarn.com

    books@bigchickenbarn.com

    (207) 667-7308/fax (207) 667-3925


A large selection of quality books. We specialize in Maine books and books by Maine authors. Approximately 150,000 volumes in stock with a large selection of cookbooks, military, religion, nautical, children’s, and fiction.  We also have one of the largest collections of Life magazines for sale.. With 21,000 square feet of items to peruse there is something for everybody.


Year-round seven days a week: Jan-Mar 10-4; Apr-Jun & Sep-Dec 10-5; Jul & Aug 10-6.

ALFRED

DeWOLFE AND WOOD - Antiquarians on the Green
Scott DeWolfe & Frank P. Wood	
P.O. Box 425, Alfred 04002 - MAP
www.dwbooks.com
dewolfeandwood@roadrunner.com
(207) 490-5572
Year-round: May-Oct.: Daily 9-4; Nov.-April: Most days 9-4, closed Sundays
Large general selection, with emphasis on Americana, Maine, and Shakers. Also, large selection of ephemera, postcards, photography, prints, manuscripts and autographs. Appraisals and collection development. Member: Ephemera Society, Manuscript Society.

ARROWSIC
JAMES ARSENAULT & COMPANY
James Arsenault
10 Old Stage Road, Arrowsic 04530 - MAP
www.jamesarsenault.com
contact@jamesarsenault.com
(207)443-1510 fax: (207)442-9719
Year-round: By appointment only
Americana, color plate books, trade catalogs, photographic literature, book arts and printing history, literary first editions, autographs, photographs, maps and prints. Also exhibiting at Cabot Mill Antiques, Fort Andross, Brunswick.

BANGOR
LIPPINCOTT BOOKS
William Lippincott
36 Central Street,Bangor 04401 - MAP
www.lippincottbooks.net
lippincottbooks@midmaine.com
(207)942-4398
Year-round: Mon.-Fri. 10-5:30, Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-3; But call ahead (Bangor bookshop closing this spring; I will continue to sell books on line and by appointment from my home in Hampden).
A large, eclectic collection; selected non-fiction in many categories: Canadiana, Americana, Maine, Northeast Indians. Also, philosophy, poetry, literature, detective and science fiction. Some uncommon books. Over 30,000 books in stock.

SARAH’S BOOKS
Sarah Faragher & Ryan King
Antique Marketplace & Café	
65 Main Street, Bangor 04401 - MAP
sarahsbooks@aol.com
(207) 478-5488 
Year-round: Antique Marketplace & Café is open daily 9-6, except Sundays 12-5.
Several thousand used and out-of-print books in a well-organized book booth at the Antiques Marketplace, an antiques group shop in downtown Bangor. Emphasis on Maine, History, Travel, Literature, and Poetry.

BAR HARBOR
MYSTERY COVE BOOK SHOP
Steve Powell & Barbara Baron Gifford
P.O. Box 75, Bar Harbor 04644 - MAP
www.mysterycovebookshop.com
dpbooks@roadrunner.com
(207)288-4665
(located at Crooked Rd. & Dewey St., Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor)
Summer: Mon-Sat 10am-5pm. Winter: Wed-Sat 11am-5pm
Large general stock especially strong in nature (includ- ing MDI & Acadia National Park), childrens, nautical, history, mystery and science fiction. Large collections of first editions, signed books and original cinema posters.

BATH

OPEN DOOR BOOKS
John Ring
178 Front Street, Bath 04530 - MAP
www.opendoorbooks.us
opendoor@gwi.net
(207) 443-8689/cell (207)751-9061
Year-round: Daily 10-5
Varied collection of 12,000 out-of-print books, ephemera, maps, with emphasis on Maine authors and histories, maritime/ naval, architecture, art, travel, history. Large stock of children’s/ juvenile, nature, animals. Book searches and scouting.

BELFAST
THE BOOKLOVER’S ATTIC
Estelle J. Plumb
30 Searsport Avenue, Belfast 04915 - MAP
ejplumb@hotmail.com
(207)338-2450
(North on Route 1, through Belfast, over Bay Bridge, straight through blinking light, approximately 200 yards on left.)
Seasonal: May-October: daily 10-5, Sunday 11-4; some Wednesdays and Thursdays may be “off days” — please call first.
Americana, aviation, military, hunting/fishing, music, children’s books, American first editions, science fiction, art, photography, nautical, etc. Recordings (LPs): jazz, Broadway, sound tracks, opera, classical vocals, classical pop.

CALAIS
CALAIS BOOKSHOP
Carole Heinlein
405 Main St., Calais 04619 - MAP
www.calaisbookshop.com
calaisbookshop@yahoo.com
(207) 454-1110
(Downtown Calais on US 1, near traffic light.)
Year-Round: Mon-Sat 10-5:30; Sun. by chance, Winter call ahead.
Huge selection of new, used and rare. We specialize in history, primarily Maine and local, Canada Maritimes, nautical, military, Native American, nature and science (extensive field guide section), literary and popular fiction (including first editions), and LP albums.

CAMDEN
STONE SOUP BOOKS
Agnes & Paul Joy
35 Main Street, Camden 04843 - MAP
ssoupbks@midcoast.com
(207) 763-3354
Year-round: May 1-Oct. 31: daily 10:30-5; Nov. 1-April 30: closed Sunday.
A selection of out-of-print hardcover books, and a general collection of second-hand paperbacks, vintage and contemporary. Specialties: nautical, photography, art, and gardening; LP records.

CAPE ELIZABETH
PINE TREE BOOKS
Ogden & Peggy Williams
5 Beach Bluff Terrace, Cape Elizabeth 04107 - MAP
www.pinetreebooks.com
pinetreeb@maine.rr.com
(207) 767-2303/fax (207)767-2303
(Coastal Rt. 1, halfway between Bucksport & Ellsworth)
Year-round: Call or e-mail for appointment and directions.
Specializing in unusual 18th and 19th century nonfiction titles in religion, history, philosophy, medicine, travel and science. Maintaining extensive "want lists" for collectors interested in specific and often arcane content material.

EAST BOOTHBAY
RARE BOOKS AT VAGABONDS’ HOUSE
Pam & Ron Riml
P.O. Box 169, East Boothbay 04544 - MAP
books@vagabondshouse.com
(207) 633-75185
(At the corner of Route 96 & Lincoln St. in E. Boothbay village)
Seasonal: June-Sept daily 10-5 – call for appointment off season.
Specializing in fine maritime and nautical, shipbuilding, voyages, Arctic exploration, seamanship, etc. Also, old travel, Egyptology, military, art & architecture, and Kipling firsts.

ELLSWORTH
BIG CHICKEN BARN BOOKS & ANTIQUES
Annegret Cukierski & Chad Cukierski
1768 Bucksport Road, Ellsworth 04605 - MAP
www.bigchickenbarn.com
bcb@bigchickenbarn.com, chad@bigchickenbarn.com
(207) 667-7308/fax (207) 667-3925
Year-round: Open seven days a week all year long — November-February: weekdays 10-4, weekends 10-5; spring, fall, summer hours vary from 10-4 to 9-6.
A large selection of quality books. We specialize in Maine books and books by Maine authors. We also carry a large selection of cookbooks, military, religion, nautical, children’s, fiction, and over 20,000 magazines. Approximately 150,000 volumes in stock. Book searches welcome. Book wants accepted.

SEVEN SISTERS ANTIQUES
Kathleen A. & Richard LaRocco
(207) 422-3394
Common Market Antiques & Books
(207) 610-0520 (Richard)
392 Surry Rd., Ellsworth 04605 - MAP
rlarocco@earthlink.net
Mail: 75 Taft Point Rd., Gouldsboro 04607
(2 miles from Water St./Main St./State St. intersection in Ellsworth. Down Surry Rd. (Rt. 172) to shop.)
April 15 -Oct. 15, 6 days/wk., 9am-4pm, closed Fri. All other times by appointment or by chance. If coming from a distance, a call first is always advised. Richard is the primary book person. Kathleen runs the shop.
All types of books, including children's, prints, oils, watercolors, antique furniture, jewelry, collectibles, pottery, limited ephemra. 2000+ volumes.

FARMINGTON
TWICE-SOLD TALES
Jim Logan
155 Main Street, Farmington 04938 - MAP
twicesoldtales@tds.net
(207) 778-4411
(Just north of the downtown stoplight)
Year-round: Tues.-Fri. 11-5; Sat. 10-4 weather permitting; erratic in January; extended hours for summer and Christmas. Closed holidays. Please call before making a special trip. We are just beginning on-line sales and may have a Web site by year’s end.
A well-organized and constantly changing general stock of over 30,000 books. More than seven bookcases of Maine books and large collections in literature and many non-fiction areas. We feature scholarly, unusual and important items. Member ABAA.

FREEPORT
TWO BROTHERS BOOKS
David B. Young
176 U.S. Route 1, Freeport 04032 - MAP
www.freeportbookshoppe.com
toadinc@suscom-maine.net
(207) 865-9524		
Year-round: Daily 10-5, Sundays by chance – call ahead if traveling from afar.
With 30,000 volumes in stock, we have a large general collection of used and out-of-print books, something for everyone. Good selections of Maine material, including postcards, as well as Civil War, World War I, and World War II books. Science fic- tion in first edition, Book Club editions, and early paperbacks.


HALLOWELL
MERRILL’S BOOKSHOP
John R. Merrill
134 Water Street, Hallowell 04347 - MAP
Mail: 9 Coughlin Street, Augusta 04330
(207) 623-2055
2nd floor (Route 201)
Year-round: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5:30; may be closed Labor Day to Columbus Day — call first if traveling some distance.
An extremely varied selection of 50,000+ volumes for avid readers and serious collectors. Emphasis on Americana, antiquarian books, early science and technology, medicine, Maine books, Civil War, rare and unusual items, and all varieties of history and literature (both first editions and reading copies).

HANCOCK
SCOTTIE’S BOOKHOUSE
Michael Riggs
209 US Highway, Hancock 04640 - MAP
scottybooks@yahoo.com
(207) 667-6834	
(Only 1 mile from the Ellsworth town line on Rt. 1)
Year-round: Tuesday-Saturday 10-5; closed Sundays.
Maine, art, gardening, cooking, Stephen King, travel, nature, religion, and poetry. Approximately 35,000 volumes in stock.

ISLESBORO
ARTISAN BOOKS & BINDERY
Craig & Melissa Olson
509 Pendleton Point Rd., Islesboro 04848 - MAP
www.artisanbooksandbindery.com
craig@artisanbooksandbindery.com
(207) 734-6852
Year-Round at 509 Pendleton Point Rd.: Sept.-June, Mon.- Fri. 1-5pm; July-Aug. daily 10-5. 300 Main Rd: July-Aug. daily 1-5; Sept.-June by appointment.
Architecture, design, fine press, Maine, general stock, 24,000 volumes. Working hand bindery on site.

KENNEBUNK
DAVID PAULHUS RARE BOOKS
A David Paulhus
24 Ross Rd., P.O. Box 105, Kennebunk 04043 - MAP
probooks@roadrunner.com
(207) 985-2728 
(Just off Rt. 1, 4th house on left)
Year-Round: By appointment or chance.
Children’s illustrated, leather sets, and early Ameri- can Bibles. (Always interested in purchasing early Bibles.) ALL subjects represented, including Maine books, occasional paintings, autographs, and paper. 12-15,000 volumes. Dealer-oriented.


KENNEBUNKPORT
PRISCILLA JUVELIS, INC.
Priscilla Juvelis
11 Goose Fair, Kennebunkport 04046 - MAP
www.juvelisbooks.com
pj@juvelisbooks.com
(207) 967-0909/fax (207) 967-4466
By appointment only.
Specializing in contemporary book arts including find binding, private press, and artists' books. Also, American women writers and reformers.
CATALOG
LYMAN
GEORGE P. SUTTON RARE BOOKS
George P. Sutton
475 Goodwin’s Mills Road (Route 35),  Lyman 04002 - MAP
gpsutton@roadrunner.com
(207) 499-2073/cell (207) 590-1635
Year-round: Tuesday-Saturday 9-5.
Americana, militaria, maps, prints, miscellaneous ephemera, general line of books, some antique smalls. Approximately 5,000 volumes in stock.

MOUNT DESERT
WEYHE ART BOOKS & GALLERY
Donald & Deborah W. Kiley
P.O. Box 217, Mt. Desert 04660 - MAP
libris@prexar.com
(207) 288-4281	
Year-round: By appointment
Fine and applied art books in all languages. American prints of the 30s and 40s. Decorative prints.

NORTHEAST HARBOR
WIKHEGAN BOOKS
J. Fuerst
117 Main Street (Mail: P.O. Box 46), Northeast Harbor 04662 - MAP
(207) 276-5079
Year-round: June-Oct.: Tues.-Sat. 10-5; Aug.: Mon.-Sat. 10-5; other times, please call first.
Intown since 1976. Select, broad-ranging stock of several thousand old, out-of-print, and sometimes rare books. Strong holdings in fine and decorative arts, and history, especially nautical. Good biography, cookery, poetry, travel, natural history, and diverse antiquarian. Specialists in Mt. Desert Island regional. Ephemera and photographica organized in binders.

NORTHPORT
PRESCOTT HILL BOOKS
Ron Jarvella
9 Fox Hollow, Northport 04849 - MAP
ron@prescotthillbooks.com
(207)338-6346/toll-free (866)265-3159
(From Belfast at intersection of Routes 1 & 52, go 3.4 miles on Route 52. Turn left onto Prescott Hill Road. Go .5 miles to Fox Hollow, 2nd left. Turn in at the Prescott Hill Books sign, keeping left at fork in road.)
Year-round: By chance or appointment
General stock of about 25,000 volumes, with emphasis on history, Maine history, military history, biography, first editions, cookbooks, and children’s books.

ORONO
FRONT PORCH BOOKS
Victoria K. Erker
67 Pine St., Orono 04473 - MAP
www.biblio.com
frontporchbooks@myfairpoint.net
(207) 866-3889
Year-round: By appointment or chance. We are often in the shop afternoons. Please call ahead if you are traveling any distance.
Front Porch Books has 3,500 gently used books. Our books are well organized in a clean, sunny, second-floor space. We have growing collections in cooking, gardening, crafts, travel narrative, history, poetry, and literature.

OXFORD
THE MAINE BOOKHOUSE
Harry, Joanna & Vanessa Reese
1545 Main Street (Rt. 26), Oxford 04270 - MAP
www.TheMaineBookhouse.com
books@themainebookhouse.com
(207) 743-9300
(2.8 miles north of New Balance Factory Outlet - 45 minutes north of Portland)
Year-round: Every day 10-6.
A large, diverse, and eclectic selection of 15,000 quality new & used books including collectible children’s, first editions, signed books, new & used paperbacks from $1.75, the uncommon and more. Large bargain area. Record albums, CDs, prints & framed art. Visa, MC, Discover & Paypal.

PORTLAND
CARLSON TURNER BOOKS AND BINDERY
Scott A. Wilson
241 Congress Street. Portland 04101 - MAP
www.carlsonturnerbooks.com
swilson@maine.rr.com
(207) 773-4200
Year-round: Tues.-Sat. 11-5; Sun. Noon-5pm; Closed Mon. Many times by chance or appointment, just call.
An organized collection of 50,000 selected quality used books from inexpensive paperbacks to fine antiquarian books on all subjects. Also maps, prints, and other works of art. Specialties include scholarly books, Maine related, Civil War, the unusual and eccentric. Professional bookbinding services including repairs, restoration, fine bindings, as well as protective or elaborate boxes and slipcases. Ample street parking.

LUX MENTIS, BOOKSELLERS
Ian Kahn & Suzanne Hamlin
110 Marginal Way - #777, Portland 04101 - MAP
www.luxmentis.com
ian@luxmentis.com
(207) 329-1469
Year-round: By appointment only. Call or e-mail for appointment & directions.
We specialize in the development of personal libraries & collections. We strive to maintain a small, significant stock, the focus of which shifts according to the collections most recently absorbed. Our stock generally includes fine first editions and heirloom quality books — always eclectic, often exceptional, never dull. More than 3,000 volumes in stock.

ROCKLAND
DOORYARD BOOKS
George & Julia Parks
438 Main Street. Rockland 04841 - MAP
dooryardbooks@aol.com, gdparks76@hotmail.com
(207) 594-5080
(On U.S. Route 1 in downtown Rockland)
Seasonal: Tues.-Sat. 10-5; Sun.-Mon. by chance.
Dooryard Books has over 20,000 used and out-of-print books. Shop is well organized by subject matter. Emphasis on Maine, maritime, military, history, sports, literature, art, especially books on the Wyeth family. Mail orders welcome. Major credit cards accepted.

ROCK CITY BOOKS & COFFEE
Susanne Ward & Patrick Reilley
328 Main Street, Rockland 04841 - MAP
books@rockcitybooks.com
(207 )594-4123/fax (207)596-9924
Year-round: Daily 6:30-6 with extended hours during Summer season.
A used bookstore and coffeehouse, featuring more than 15,000 volumes. We feature a surprisingly diverse general stock, with an emphasis on art, Maine, maritime, mysteries, spirituality, and contemporary fiction. Credit cards accepted. Telephone and e-mail orders welcome.

SACO
BAY VIEW COMPANY
Philip N. Grime
5 Elm St., U.S. Rt. 1 (Mail: P.O. Box 689), Saco 04072 - MAP
pngbvc@gwi.net
(207) 283-0074
Year-round: By chance or appointment.
Shop features an eclectic stock of over 3,000 used and rare books, reflecting New England’s heritage, complemented by an extensive inventory of prints, photographs, and other paper items. NOTE: Shop moved to new location on Route One.

SCARBOROUGH
BICKERSTAFF'S BOOKS, MAPS, &c.
Stephen Hanly
6 Old Colony Lane, Scarborough 04074 - MAP
www.bickerstaffs.com
sph@bickerstaffs.com
(207) 883-1119
By appointment only.
We specialize in early Americana: books, maps, periodicals, almanacs, and ephemera. Our emphasis is on Maine and New England materials through 1825. We perform appraisals within our specialty areas. Member ABAA, IAMA, and Ephemera Society.

SEARSPORT
PENOBSCOT BOOKS
Howard La Rue
164 West Main Street (Rt. 1) (Mail: P.O. Box 72),  Searsport 04974 - MAP
www.penobscotbooks.com
penobscotbooks@myfairpoint.net
(207) 548-6490
Seasonal: Mid-April to Oct.: Tues.-Sat. 10-4, or by chance or appointment.
50,000 books on Art, Architecture, Photography, with many Monographs in these areas; also general stock of Poetry, Maritime, Religion, Zen and Eastern Thought, Arts and Crafts Movement, and Liturgical Art Objects. Web site and telephone orders any time. Plenty of parking.

SPRINGVALE
HARLAND H. EASTMAN - BOOKS
Harland H. Eastman
(207)324-2797
567 Main Street (Mail: P.O. Box 276), Springvale 04083 - MAP
heastman@myfairpoint.net
(On Route 109)
Year-round: By chance or appointment — no regular shop hours.
A general stock of 4,000 volumes with emphasis on Maine town histories, Maine non-fiction and Maine authors. Specialist in books by G.A. Henty.

STOCKTON SPRINGS
VICTORIAN HOUSE BOOKS / THE BOOK BARN
Andrew B.W. MacEwen
290 Main St., P.O. Box 397, Stockton Springs 04981 - MAP
(207)567-3351)
Year-round: Daily 10am to 8 pm
Large selection of old, rare, and out-of-print books in all subjects. Book searches. Mail and telephone orders welcome. Ample parking.

STONINGTON
PRINTS & REPRINTS
Virginia Burnett
Main Street, P.O. Box 70, Stonington 04681 - MAP
(207)367-5821
Year-round: May 15-December 24: 10-5; rest of year, call ahead.
An eclectic collection including Maine and New England, nautical, nature, religion, travel and adventure, art, architecture and antiques, cookery, gardening, stitchery, history, literature, biography. Also a large stock of fine art reproductions in antique frames, all sizes and prices.

WATERVILLE
RE-BOOKS
Robert Sezak
25 East Concourse. Waterville 04901 - MAP
rebooks3@gmail.com
(207)877-2484
Year-round: Monday 12-5, Tuesday-Thursday 10-5, Friday 12- 5, Saturday 10-5, closed Sunday. Please call if traveling from afar.
Used books for all appetites, consisting of a large variety of collectible contemporary and past-period hardcovers and paperbacks, including Judaica, science fiction and fantasy, cooking, modern first editions, mysteries, science, gardening, etc. Gift certificates available. Now accepting Canadian $$ at par!

RECORD CONNECTION
Robert Richard, Jr.	
252 Main Street, Waterville 04901 - MAP
(207)873-1798
(One mile off I-95 Main St. exit)
Year-round: Monday-Saturday 10-5:30. Sunday closed.
Offering a stock of approximately 10,000 used and antiquarian books with an emphasis on non-fiction. Interests include Americana, Civil War, travel, railroads, hunting and fishing, art, natural science, and Maine books. We also have 20,000 vintage LP and 45rpm records. Books and records also displayed at Fairfield Antique Mall, Fairfield.

WELLS
THE ARRINGTONS
Eleanor & George Arrington
1908 Post Road, P.O. Box 160, Wells 04090 - MAP
garring1@maine.rr.com
(207) 646-4124
(On Route 1, 3/4 mile north of Wells Center)
Year-round: July-Aug. daily 10-5; Other times 10-4 week- ends and most weekdays.
Twenty-five thousand military books, prints, photo, letters, ephemera covering all periods. Large selection of Civil War, American Revolution, World War I and II, Korean War, Vietnam War, British military, and Napoleon. Large selection of unit histories. About 5,000 general books, postcards and photos.

HARDING’S BOOKS
Douglas N. Harding
2152 Post Road, P.O. Box 184, Wells 04090 - MAP
www.hardingsbooks.com
hardings@maine.rr.com
(207) 646-8785/fax (207)646-0378		
(On Route 1 north)
Year-round: Sept.-June: daily 9-5; July & August: daily 9-6
A very large stock of quality books, maps, and prints.


WISCASSET
ELLIOTT HEALY, BOOKS
Elliott Healy
53 Middle Street, P.O. Box 285, Wiscasset 04578 - MAP
healybooks@yahoo.com
(207) 882-5446	
(Downtown Wiscasset, 1/2 block west from Route 1)
Seasonal: June 1-September 30: daily 10-5
Children’s and illustrated, photography, fine art and antiques reference, antique prints and maps, and general stock. Approximately 30,000 volumes. Stock also at Avalon Antiques, Route 1, Wiscasset.

YARMOUTH
SUMNER & STILLMAN
Richard S. Loomis, Jr.
P.O. Box 973, Yarmouth 04096 - MAP
www.sumnerandstillman.com
sumner@sumnerandstillman.com
(207) 846-6070/fax (207) 846-6070
Year-round: By appointment only.
Literary first editions of the 19th/early 20th centuries: Alcott, Conrad, Cooper, Crane, Dickens, Doyle, Eliot, Emerson, Hardy, Harris, Hawthorne, Irving, James, Kipling, Longfellow, Melville, Meredith, Poe, Stevenson, Stowe, Thackeray, Thoreau, Trollope, Twain, Verne, Wells, Whitman, Whittier, and others. Catalogues issued.


YORK
RICHARDSON BOOKS LTD.
Jon & Peggy Richardson
P.O. Box 470, York 03909 - MAP
yorkharborbooks@aol.com
(207) 363-9874/fax (207)363-0719
Year-round: By appointment only
Specialists in Virginia Woolf, the Bloomsbury Group, and the Hogarth Press; also extensive stock of Jane Austen and Sarah Orne Jewett; selected stock of other English and American authors, including Brontës, Hemingway, and Faulkner. Catalogues issued.

AIDE DE CAMP BOOKS AND PRINTS
Art Fossa
43 Donica Rd, York 03909 - MAP
www.adcbooks.com
afossa@adcbooks.com
(207) 363-0882


OTHER MEMBERS
A Fine Thing: Edward T. Pollack Fine Arts
Gary W. Woolson, Bookseller
Glatter Books
Spruce Gum Books
UHR Books
Weiser Antiquarian Books


FREEPORT


TWO BROTHERS BOOKS

David B. Young

    176 U.S. Route 1, Freeport 04032 

    dave@twobrothersbooks.com

    (207) 865-9524


With 30,000 volumes, we have a large general collection of used and out-of-stock books, something for everyone.  Good selections of Maine material, inc. postcards as well as Civil War, World War I, and World War II books. Large variety of vintage paperbacks.


Year-round: daily 10-5, Sun by chance; call ahead if traveling from afar.


HALLOWELL


MERRILL’S BOOKSHOP

John B. Merrill

    110 Water St. (Rt. 201), Hallowell 04347

    www.merrillsbookshop.com

    (207) 623-2055


An exceptionally varied selection of books for avid readers and serious collectors. Emphasis on scarce, rare and unusual items in a wide variety of subjects. Cash or check only. (4/20/18: Moving to above, about a block from old store, but may take until summer; call for status).


Year-round: Tue-Sat 10-5:30; call first if traveling some distance.


HAMPDEN


LIPPINCOTT BOOKS

William Lippincott

    30 Wilbur Dr., Hampden 04444

    www.lippincottbooks.net

    lippincottbooks@tds.net

    (207) 862-6946


Americana, Maine and the Maine woods, Indians of the Northeast, Mystery and Detective fiction, Science Fiction, Stephen King, Children’s books, uncommon books in many fields. Approximately 18,000 books of which 2,000 books are online.  Many of my scholarly, scarce and unusual books are not listed online.


Year-round but call ahead:  usually (but not always) around Tue-Sat.



HOLLIS CENTER

UHR BOOKS

John, Bonnie, & Jack Fossett

    PO Box 306, 122 Cape Rd., Hollis Center 04042

    uhrbooks@gmail.com

    (207) 929-5100


Internet sales only.  Large general stock with emphasis on the history of medicine, nursing, public health and all allied health sciences.  Also strong religion (Christian and Judaica), poetry, and non-fiction.  Stock may be viewed at www.abebooks.com/servlet/StoreFrontDisplay?cid=10367.


Please call 8am-8pm Eastern Time only, 7 Days.


ISLESBORO


ARTISAN BOOKS & BINDERY

Craig & Melissa Olson
    111 Derby Rd., Islesboro 04848
    www.artisanbooksandbindery.com

    craig@artisanbooksandbindery.com
    (207) 734-6852


Architecture, Gardening, Design, Fine Press, General Stock, 10,000 volumes.


By Appointment Only.



KENNEBUNK


MAINELY MURDERS BOOKSTORE

Paula Kenney/Ann Whetstone

    1 Bourne St., Kennebunk 04043

    www.mainelymurders.com

    info@mainelymurders.com

    (207) 985-8700


Mainely Murders is an independent specialty bookstore devoted exclusively to suspense, crime, and detective fiction.  Our stock of used recent and hard-to-find hardcover, trade paper, and mass market volumes from classics and cozies to tough guys and thrillers.


Late Apr-Dec: Wed-Sat, 10-5:30.


LYMAN


GEORGE P. SUTTON RARE BOOKS

George P. Sutton

    475 Goodwin’s Mills Rd., Lyman 04002

    www.suttonrarebooks.com

    info@suttonrarebooks.com

    (207) 590-1635


Rare books, documents, autographs, manuscript collections, photographs, and art.   Specializing in Americana.


Year-round:  Tue-Sat, 9-3.  (Rt. 33)



NORRIDGEWOCK


SNOWBOUND BOOKS

Nancy Wright

    41 River Rd., Norridgewock 04957

    nrswright1@gmail.com or snowbook2@adelphia.net

    (207) 634-4398


We have 4,000 books on ABE, where they languish. We also have small collection of books, including Maine books, at the Fairfield Mall. We have 100,000 books in our carriage house, and the house is full, too. We will be offering many of these books in lots, as well as continuing to respond to individual requests for single titles and for lots.


Phone or mail only.


NORTHEAST HARBOR


WIKHEGAN BOOKS

J. Fuerst

    117 Main Street (Mail: PO Box 46), Northeast Harbor 04662

    (207) 276-5079


Since 1976. Select, broad-ranging stock of several thousand old, out-of-print, and rare books. Strong holdings in fine and decorative arts, and history, especially nautical. Biography, cookery, poetry, travel, natural history, and diverse antiquarian. Specialists in Mt. Desert Island regional. Ephemera and photographica organized in binders.


Year-round: Jun-Oct, Tue-Sat 10-5; Aug, Mon-Sat 10-5; other times, please call first.


NORTHPORT


PRESCOTT HILL BOOKS

Ron Jarvella

    9 Fox Hollow Lane, Northport 04849

    ron@prescotthillbooks.com

    (207) 338-6346/toll-free (866) 265-3159

    FAX (207)-338-6346 (Call before sending)


General stock of about 20,000 volumes, with emphasis on history, Maine history, military history, biography, first editions, cookbooks, and children’s books.


Year-round: by chance or appointment.  From Belfast: at intersection or Routes 1 & 52, go 3.4 miles west on Route 52; turn left onto Prescott Hill Road; go 1/2 mile to Fox Hollow Lane, 2nd left; turn in at the Prescott Hill Books sign, keeping left at fork in road.


OXFORD


THE MAINE BOOKHOUSE

Harry, Joanna & Vanessa Reese

    1545 Main Street (Rt. 26), Oxford 04270

    www.themainebookhouse.com

    books@themainebookhouse.com

    (207) 743-9300


A large, diverse, and eclectic selection of 15,000 quality new & used books including collectible children’s, first editions, signed books, new & used paperbacks from $1.75, the uncommon and more. Large bargain area. Albums & CDs, prints & framed art. Visa, MC, Discover & Paypal.


Year-round:  Thu-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4; Other times chance or appointment;

Ext. Sum. Hrs.!  2.8 miles N of New Balance Outlet - 45 min. N of Portland.



PORTLAND


CARLSON TURNER BOOKS AND BINDERY

Scott A. Wilson

    241 Congress Street. Portland 04101

    www.carlsonturnerbooks.com

    swilson@maine.rr.com

    (207) 773-4200


An organized collection of 50,000 selected quality used books from inexpensive paperbacks to fine antiquarian books on all subjects. Also maps, prints, and other works of art. Specialties include scholarly books, Maine related, Civil War, the unusual and eccentric. Professional bookbinding services including repairs, restoration, fine bindings, as well as protective or elaborate boxes and slipcases. Ample street parking. 


Year-round: Tue-Sat 11-5, Sun 12-5, closed Mon.  Many times by chance or appointment, just call.



THE GREEN HAND BOOKSHOP

Michelle Souliere

    661 Congress Street. Portland 04101

    www.greenhandbooks.blogspot.com

    michelle.souliere@gmail.com

    (207) 253-6808


A haven for the curious! Inquiring minds welcome. We stock a wide range of used books, many of them out-of-print, and are always happy to help customers check items off their to-read and library want lists. Trading and buying by appointment. While our selection covers many general topics extensively, in-house specialities include science fiction, horror, mystery, and other weird fiction, as well as esoteric topics, including but not limited to philosophy, occult, illusionism, cryptozoology, paranormal pursuits, and more! We also carry a very small selection of new book stock, mostly local history, choice classic and weird fiction, and supernatural-related topics, all hand-picked by the owner.


May-Sep: Tue-Thu 11-5, Fri 11-6, Sat 11-7, Sun 12-5; Oct-Dec: Wed-Thu 11-5, Fri 11-6, Sat 11-7, Sun 12-5; Jan-Apr: Thu 11-5, Fri 11-6, Sat 11-7, Sun 12-5.


LUX MENTIS, BOOKSELLERS

Ian Kahn & Suzanne Hamlin

    110 Marginal Way - #777, Portland 04101

    www.luxmentis.com

    ian@luxmentis.com

    (207) 329-1469


We specialize in the development of personal libraries & collections. We strive to maintain a small, significant stock, the focus of which shifts according to the collections most recently absorbed. Our stock generally includes fine first editions and heirloom quality books ― always eclectic, often exceptional, never dull. More than 3,000 volumes in stock.


Year-round: by appointment only, call or e-mail for appointment and directions.


SACO


BAY VIEW COMPANY

Philip N. Grime

    5 Elm St. (U.S. Rt. 1), PO Box 689, Saco 04072

    pngbvc@gwi.net

    (207) 283-0074


Shop features an eclectic stock of over 3,000 used and rare books, reflecting New England’s heritage, complemented by an extensive inventory of prints, photographs, and other paper items.


Year-round: by chance or appointment. (4.2.18 Note: Shop moved to new location on Route One.)


SCARBOROUGH


BICKERSTAFF’S BOOKS, MAPS &C.

Stephen Hanly

    6 Old Colony Lane, Scarborough 04074

    www.bickerstaffs.com

    sph@bickerstaffs.com

    (207)  883-1119


We specialize in early Americana: books, maps, periodicals, almanacs and ephemera.  Our emphasis is on Maine and New England material through about 1825.  Member of ABAA/ILAB/MADA and the Ephemera Society.


Internet, mail and book fairs only.


SEARSPORT


PENOBSCOT BOOKS

Howard La Rue

    164 West Main Street (Rt. 1), PO Box 72,  Searsport 04974

    www.penobscotbooks.com

    penobscotbooks17@myfairpoint.net

    (207) 548-6490


50,000 books on Art, Architecture, Photography, with many Monographs in these areas; also general stock of Poetry, Maritime, Religion, Zen and Eastern Thought, Arts and Crafts Movement, and Liturgical Art Objects. Web site and telephone orders any time. Plenty of parking. 


Seasonal: Mid-Apr to Oct, Tue-Sat 10-4, or by chance or appointment.


SPRINGVALE


HARLAND H. EASTMAN - BOOKS

Harland H. Eastman

    567 Main Street , PO. Box 276, Springvale 04083

    (207) 324-2797

    heastman@metrocast.net


A general stock of 4,000 volumes with emphasis on Maine town histories, Maine non-fiction and Maine authors. Specialist in books by G.A. Henry.


Year-round: by chance or appointment, no regular shop hours. Route 109.


THOMASTON


SANDRA L. HOEKSTRA BOOKSELLER

Sandra L. Hoekstra

    153 Main St., Thomaston 04861

    www.slhbookseller.com

    slhbookseller@gmail.com

    (207) 691-3141


Selling antiquarian, collectible,out-of-print and rare books, maps, prints and interesting ephemera in our brick and mortar shop, by shows and internet.


Open Fri and Sat, 10am-5pm, or by appointment.


WATERVILLE


RE-BOOKS

Robert Sezak

    25 Concourse East, Waterville 04901

    www.biblio.com/bookstore/re-books-waterville

    rebooks3@gmail.com

    (207) 877-2484

Used, Rare and Out-of-Print books for readers and researchers. Enjoy browsing our large variety of collectible contemporary and past-period hardcovers and paperbacks, including History, Literature, Philosophy, Poetry, Religion, & Science. Concentrations on Cooking, Mystery, Poetry, Science Fiction & Fantasy, World and Ancient History. Gift certificates available.  Accepting Canadian $$ at par!

Open year round. Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 10-5; closed Wed & Sun; or, open by chance or appointment.



WELLS


THE ARRINGTONS

Eleanor & George Arrington

    1908 Post Road, PO Box 160, Wells 04090

    garring1@maine.rr.com

    (207) 646-4124


A large selection of scholarly and important Americana, World History, Children’s, books on all sports, large selection of Irish History, selected fiction with much on the Vietnam War, many rare Photos and letters, Prints and Ephemera.  Over 35,000 Military books covering all periods.  Many Rare and Important American, British and Asian titles. Unit histories from all periods and all forces. Many signed books.


Year-round: Jul-Aug daily 10-5; Sep-Jun weekends 10-5, most weekdays 10-4 or by appointment. On Route 1 3/4 mile north of Wells Center.


WELLS


HARDING’S BOOKS

Douglas N. Harding

    2152 Post Road, PO Box 184, Wells 04090

    www.hardingsbooks.com

    hardings@maine.rr.com

    (207) 646-8785/fax (207) 646-0378


A very large stock of quality books, maps, and prints.


Year-round:  Sep-Jun daily 9-5; Jul & Aug daily 9-6. On Route 1 North.


WISCASSET


ELLIOTT HEALY, BOOKS

Elliott Healy

    53 Middle Street, PO Box 285, Wiscasset 04578

    healybooks@yahoo.com

    (207) 882-5446


Children’s and illustrated, photography, fine art and antiques reference, antique prints and maps, and general stock. Approximately 30,000 volumes. Stock also at Avalon Antiques.


Seasonal: Jun 1-Sep 30 open by chance or appointment. Downtown Wiscasset 1/2-block west from Route 1.


YARMOUTH


SUMNER & STILLMAN

Richard S. Loomis, Jr.

    PO Box 973, Yarmouth 040

    www.sumnerandstillman.com

    sumner@sumnerandstillman.com

    (207) 846-6070/fax (207) 846-6070


Literary first editions of the 19th/early 20th centuries: Alcott, Conrad, Cooper, Crane, Dickens, Doyle, Eliot, Emerson, Hardy, Harris, Hawthorne, Irving, James, Kipling, Longfellow, Melville, Meredith, Poe, Stevenson, Stowe, Thackeray, Thoreau, Trollope, Twain, Verne, Wells, Whitman, Whittier, and others. Catalogues issued.


Year-round: by appointment only.


YORK


AIDE DE CAMP BOOKS AND PRINTS

Art Fossa

    43 Donica Rd, York 03909

    www.adcbooks.com

    afossa@adcbooks.com

    (207) 363-0882/Cell (207) 332-3309


New, used and rare military books and prints. All historical periods, nations and wars.  A large selection of war games, toy soldiers and related military items are stocked as well.  You can also find us on ABE Books and eBay.  Open shop and On-Line; call ahead to avoid disappointment.


Exit 7/The Yorks; N 1/2-mile on Route 1; Right on Donica Rd.; #43 to right-soldiers on Mail Box Post.

 

        Our members have tried to describe their businesses and inventories accurately, but please bear in mind that quantity and stock  are subject to availability and the ever-changing market. Since most shops are sole proprietorships, it’s best to call ahead to ensure someone will be there.

        All MABA members are signatories to a code of business practices. You may find the code on the Information Page on this site.  Please note that many of our members’ books can be found 24/7 at AbeBooks.com, Alibris.com, Amazon.com, and Half.com as well as on their own websites.

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