Welcome to Timbuktu Books

Specializing in antiquarian and collectible books and original material

“it’s perfect!” 

Find the ideal book, map, photograph, or manuscript.

on ebay

Much of our collection is available for sale on ebay, where we typically list hundreds of items for you to browse. We invite you to visit our store.

on amazon

Collectibles, autographed volumes, and “newer” old books fill our Amazon store. You can browse anytime.

AT AbeBooks

Shop where librarians and institutional collectors shop, and where the best independent booksellers list their rare volumes. Visit our online store.

Our Books

These are some of the titles we’ve acquired and sold lately, to give you a sense of what we handle. Visit our blog to learn more.

We’re always adding to our collection. Is there something you’d like us to find for you?

What our customers say

We’d love to add your comments, too!

“A++++ Beautiful book! Thank you very much!”

“Exactly as described, very safely packaged, and mailed INSTANTLY! Thank you!”

 “Book is extraordinary. This seller’s as good as they get. Gladly do business again!”

“Excellent service. Highly recommended seller. A+++”

 “Fantastic! Seller exceeded expectations. Definitely recommend.”

“Rocket fast shipping and book in great condition and as advertised. A+”

“Terrific communication. Terrific seller. THANK YOU!”

“Rare book, interesting provenance, good price. Arrived safely in NY. Thanks!”

Serving the world

Based in beautiful Seattle, Washington (USA)


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