• ALFRED •
DeWOLFE AND WOOD
Scott DeWolfe & Frank P. Wood
2 Waterboro Rd. (PO Box 425), Alfred 04002
• BANGOR •
Sarah Faragher & Ryan King
The Antique Marketplace
65 Main Street, Bangor 04401
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 •
BAR HARBOR BOOK SHOP
Steve Powell & Barbara Baron Gifford
1 Dewey St. (PO Box 75, Hulls Cove), Bar Harbor 04644
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
178 Front Street, Bath 04530
207) 443-8689/cell (207) 751-9061
Varied collection of 15,000 out-of-print/rare, fine bindings, illustrated books, poetry, exploration, 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.
Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4.
• BELFAST •
OLD PROFESSOR'S BOOKSHOP
99 Main St., Belfast 04915
(207) 338-2006/phone & fax
A Harvard Square Bookshop in Belfst, Maine. Over 7,000 scholarly books, new, used and rare.
• BLUE HILL •
ANDRE STRONG BOOKSELLER
Andre Strong & Marjorie Kernan
33 Water St.(PO Box 1300), Blue Hill 04614
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.
• BRUNSWICK •
Friends of Curtis Library
200 Maine Street, Brunswick 04011
Seller of used books in excellent condition as well as CDs, DVDs, and Great Courses lecture series.
• CAMDEN •
STONE SOUP BOOKS
Agnes & Paul Joy
35 Main Street, Camden 04843
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
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
129 Chesterville Hill Rd., Chesterville 04938
General Delivery, Farmington Falls 04940
Specializing in books about the Maine woods, including: Maine hunting, fishing, lumbering, 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.
• FREEPORT •
TWO BROTHERS BOOKS
David B. Young
176 U.S. Route 1, Freeport 04032
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 •
John R. Merrill
110 Water St. (Rt. 201), Hallowell 04347
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. No internet sales.
Year-round: Tue-Sat 10-5:30; call first if traveling some distance.
• HAMPDEN •
30 Wilbur Dr., Hampden 04444
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. Much of my stock is not listed online, including many scholarly, scarce and unusual books.
Year-round but call ahead: usually (but not always) around Tue-Sat.
• HOLLIS CENTER •
John, Bonnie, & Jack Fossett
PO Box 306, 122 Cape Rd., Hollis Center 04042
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
113 Derby Rd. (PO BOX 1), Islesboro 04848
Architecture, Gardening, Design, Fine Press.
By Appointment Only.
• KENNEBUNK •
MAINELY MURDERS BOOKSTORE
Paula Keeney/Ann Whetstone
1 Bourne St., Kennebunk 04043
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 classicsand cozies to tough guys and thrillers.
May-Dec: Wed-Sat, 10-5:30. Check website for updates.
• NORRIDGEWOCK •
41 River Rd., Norridgewock 04957
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.
• NORWAY •
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Vanessa & Joanna Reese
446 Main Street, Norway 04268
A large, varied selection of vintage books, records (vinyl), vintage comics and ephemera. Large bargain area.
Tues-Sat 10:30-4:30; Sun-Mon by chance/appointment.
• OXFORD •
THE MAINE BOOKHOUSE
Harry, Joanna & Vanessa Reese
1545 Main Street (Rt. 26), Oxford 04270
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
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
661 Congress Street. Portland 04101
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A haven for the curious! Widely ranging used books, many out of print. We cover general topics extensively, and specialize in 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. Select new book stock available through our website. Please email with used book requests for mail order.Help us out by ordering new books here instead of through Amazon: , or by getting your audiobooks here instead of through Amazon-owned Audible: .
Open year-round. Please check Facebook or Google Business for hours as Covid factors change. Current limited hours for browsing are Weds-Sat 12:00-4:00.
LUX MENTIS, BOOKSELLERS
Ian Kahn & Suzanne Hamlin
110 Marginal Way - #777, Portland 04101
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
(207) 283-0074/207-710-4289 (cell)
Bay View Company has over 37 years assisting individuals, museums and libraries find, acquire, document, value and sell their treasures. Our services include: Appraisals; Single items, collections, house contents; Valuations for estate planning, insurance records and claims; Auctions; General, estate and specialty sales; Internet auctions via eBay; Private Sales; Single items and collections bought and sold.
Fri & Sat 10-4:00.
• SCARBOROUGH •
BICKERSTAFF’S BOOKS, MAPS &C.
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 •
Howard La Rue
164 West Main Street (Rt. 1, PO Box 72), Searsport 04974
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
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. (PO Box 157), Thomaston 04861
Antiquarian, collectible, and rare books, maps, prints and ephemera.
Facebook or call for shop hours.
25 Concourse East, Waterville 04901
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. New COVID hours: Mon 12-5, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 11-4; closed Wed & Sun; or, open by chance or appointment. Need an earlier or later shopping time? Please call ahead to make an appointment. Masks are required.
• WELLS •
Eleanor & George Arrington
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.
Douglas N. Harding
2152 Post Road (PO Box 184), Wells 04090
(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.
• YARMOUTH •
SUMNER & STILLMAN
Richard S. Loomis, Jr.
PO Box 973, Yarmouth 04096
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
43 Donica Rd, York 03909
(207) 363-0882/Cell (207) 703-5480
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.
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• MABA BOOKSELLERS •