Bookstores in Maryland

19th Century Rare Book and Photograph Shop

Stevenson, Maryland, United States

Important books, manuscripts, and photographs representing mankind's greatest achievements.


Derwood, Maryland, United States


Chestertown, Maryland, United States

We sell new and old books from Romance novels to Horrors

ABD Enterprises

Churchville, Maryland, United States

ABD Booksellers sells books.

Alien Bindings

BALTIMORE, Maryland, United States

Allen's Bookshop

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

We are located in historic Waverly north of center city. We have been at our current location since 1990. We are on the 2nd floor of 416 East 31st Street

Am Here Books

Eden, Maryland, United States

Am Here Books has been in business since 1970 and our main speciality is modern poetry. Recently we have expanded our interests and now include books published from the 16th century onwards and in a variety of fields. We take pride in our careful descriptions of books and always pack books carefully in ordedr that they might arrive in your hands in the same shape that they leave here.

Annapolis Bookstore and Afterwords, LLC

Annapolis, Maryland, United States

The Annapolis Bookstore has been operating in historic Annapolis since 2004. We carry a large inventory of rare and antiquarian books, nautical and marine books, military history, classics, art, film, and music titles. We attend national and international book festivals to add to our special collections. We'll be in Venice in July. Call to discuss what you're looking for if you don't see it here.

Arbutus Books

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Retired person selling from home. Selling a small number of books in the $50 - $200 range for a local charity

Artifacts Vintage Books

Frederick, Maryland, United States

Artifacts Vintage Books sells vintage and rare books, specializing in children's books. We have a very large selection of Little Golden Books and Dr. Seuss books. We also have an interesting collection of Bibles and other religious books. Not all books available are listed here, so please ask!

AY's Books

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

AY's Books. Used book seller.

B is for Book

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Online bookseller for more than 20 years

B. Robert Sill

Hagerstown, Maryland, United States

The author specializes in economic subjects having to do with inequality, downsizing, government problems, and inflation. Professor Sill is retired from both corporate and teaching.

Back Creek Books LLC, ABAA/ILAB

Annapolis, Maryland, United States

We buy and sell quality used and out-of-print books, with an emphasis on Americana, Military and Naval History, and Nautical material. But we have many good books in a variety of subjects. We are located in historic Annapolis, Maryland.

Bayside Books of Maryland, IOBA

Sykesville, Maryland, United States

Bayside Books of Maryland is an online-only store, and has been operating since 2001. I believe in accurately identifying both edition and condition. I am a book collector myself, and understand the importance of complete and honest descriptions.


SILVER SPRING, Maryland, United States

Just a book lover who has accumulated too many books, mostly in excellent condition, many in the fields of environment, anthropology, and geography. I would love to see them find a good home rather than put more in the basement and lose them to water damage. I may occasionally close temporarily due to intermittent work but when open, I ship promptly.

Boards and Wraps

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

We are an independent bookseller in Baltimore. We carry everything from antiquarian books to current best sellers (sometimes signed!) to collectible children's books to academic books and textbooks. We pack our books carefully and ship them quickly.


College Park, Maryland, United States

Cheap Books.

Books from the Crypt

N. Potomac, Maryland, United States

Out of Print, Rare and collectible SF, Fantasy, and Horror books, pulps, and comics. Mail order only. Free Booksearch. Visit us at Thousands of rare and unusual books, pulps, magazines, convention materials, fanzines and comics are available at our website. Cover scans are available upon request; many items already scanned with online links. If the "Click to View" links we've provided aren't working, try through our website

Books on Design

Timonium, Maryland, United States

I specialize in books related to 20th century design. This includes Art Nouveau, Art Deco and 50\'s through today. Areas included are furniture,glass, ceramics, metalwork, graphic art, industrial design, jewelry, silver, etc.

Books With A Past

Mt. Airy, Maryland, United States

Books With A Past is a brick-and-mortar, new and used independent bookstore in Howard County, MD. We have over 20,000 volumes!

Bookshop Baltimore

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

We have over 8000 books in stock, plus many more yet to catalogue. Book lists wants are accepted. Feel free to ask us any questions anytime.

Rockville, Maryland, United States

Bren-Books.Com specializes in first edition books specializing in Classic fiction, books made into films and mysteries. We also carry many SIGNED books both in fiction & non-fiction.

Brian Cassidy Bookseller at Type Punch Matrix

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Brian Cassidy Bookseller is the counterculture department of Type Punch Matrix, a rare book firm founded in 2019 by Rebecca Romney and Brian Cassidy. BCB @ TPM specializes in the avant garde in all its various guises, including: The Beats; artists' books; poetry; small journals and magazines (especially those associated with the Mimeo Revolution); modern and contemprary art; photography; music; archives and appraisals; as well as vernacular, folk, and outsider books of all kinds. We are always looking to purchase books within my areas of interest, from single titles to collections. Please inquire. We are open by appointment and are easily accessible by public transit.

Brinkullivan Books

Takoma Park, Maryland, United States

Internet bookseller since 1995


Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Philosopher needs make room in the bookshelves!

Brooke Hartle

Hagerstown, Maryland, United States

Brunswick FOL

Knoxville, Maryland, United States

Small-scale processor of donations to local Friends of the Library group.


Lanham, Maryland, United States

We have been selling online for over 10 years. We sell a wide variety of books, with special interest in academic books and fantasy/science fiction.


Potomac, Maryland, United States

We are a small online bookstore operating since 1999. We specialize in uncommon and unusual natural history books but also have a large selection of non-fiction topics. We package your orders carefully and ship promptly.

Charm City Books

Monkton, Maryland, United States

I sell mostly Modern First Editions. Most of my inventory is Hand Signed First Edition/First Printing Hardcovers. I also carry a collection of Brand New & Like New, Signed and Unsigned Franklin Library & Easton Press Books. I will accept offers on any book I have. If your offer is accepted, you are committed to buy. I will then reduce the price of the item ON THIS SITE so you can purchase the item or book on this site using their check-out...

Cheswolde Booksellers

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Cheswolde Booksellers is a Maryland-based online bookseller specializing in literature, American history, mysteries, Judaica, and the arts.

Chuff Books

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Solo seller based in DC Metro Area!All of my books are personally packed & shipped by me.


BALTIMORE, Maryland, United States

We have always loved books, and we aim to provide interesting books, honestly and dependably.

Dale A. Sorenson

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Used and rare books of quality in all subjects.

Dani's Books

Bowie, Maryland, United States

A book lover wanting to share a surplus of books. Selling books in all subject areas, with a tendency towards art/art history and science books.

Denali Bay LLC

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Denali Bay specializes in delivering antique, vintage, and rare books to our customers. We offer high-quality products worthy of displaying, collecting, or just enjoying. Many are first editions and some are signed by the authors. Shop Denali Bay now for a great experience.

DES Publishing

Greenbelt, Maryland, United States

Small publisher and occasional bookseller

Dewey Books PTMD

Port Tobacco, Maryland, United States

Dewey Books PTMD sells new and used books and ships via USPS Monday thru Friday, excluding holidays.

Diana's Books

Benson, Maryland, United States

Diana's Books is a small seller who wants to make a variety of current and older books available to a large audience

Diane Zwinak

Mount Airy, Maryland, United States

Used books of all varieties.

Dorley House Books

Hagerstown, Maryland, United States

We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA. We do not sell ebooks, print on demand, or other reproduced materials. Each item you see here is individually described and imaged. We welcome further inquiries, but prefer email rather than phone calls.

Eclectic Bookshelf

Williamsport, Maryland, United States

EKER Books

bryantown, Maryland, United States


Greenleaf Books

Pasadena, Maryland, United States

Online store based in Maryland, specializing in first edition modern poetry volumes and broadsides, with assorted other genres.

Grinning Cat Books

Potomac, Maryland, United States

Rare and unique books for the curiouser.

Ground Zero Books, Ltd.

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Founded and operated by trained historians, Ground Zero Books, Ltd., has for over 30 years served scholars, collectors, universities, and all who are interested in military and political history.

Much of our diverse stock is not yet listed on line. If you can't locate the book or other item that you want, please contact us. We may well have it in stock. We welcome your want lists, and encourage you to send them to us.


Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Harry's Books

Columbia, Maryland, United States

Specializing in East Asia, history, social work, sociology and psychology books

Hawkeswood Productions

Greenbelt, Maryland, United States

Hawkeswood Books is the home of Hawkeswood Publishing, a division of Hawkeswood Productions. Our catalog is very small at the moment, but we have additional works in progress and when they are ready to go, we will add them to this space.

This is also the home of our eclectic and unique collection of out of print and rare hard cover and paperback books. If you see the item listed here, there's only one copy of it available and when it's sold, it's instantly out of stock.

We ship to the United States and Canada and we're happy to save shipping charges for anyone local to the Metro D.C. area.

We believe that books should go to homes where they are valued and not to landfill or recycling if at all possible. Many of the books in this collection are vintage or antique. If you don't see what you're looking for, ask us and we'll see what we can do to find it for you.

Health Inc

Clarksville, Maryland, United States

We have been in retail sales for past 20 years. Our company strives to provide best quality and service to all our clients

Heritage Books, Inc.

Berwyn Heights, Maryland, United States

Genealogical book publisher and distributor with over 35 years of experience in delighting customers. We have over 9,500 books in print and over 5,000 books from other publishers.


eldersburg, Maryland, United States

Ibex Publishers

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

We have been selling books in Persian (Farsi/Dari) and books about Iran since 1979.

Jeffery Hubble

Brunswick, Maryland, United States

Jennifer Cermak

Upper Marlboro , Maryland, United States

I am a collector, and I want others to enjoy a portion of my collection.


Still Pond, Maryland, United States

Book collector turns into Book selling

Julia Hammid

Baltimore, MD, Maryland, United States

Private individual selling a few books.

Just Books for you

California, Maryland, United States

Specializing in Books of everyone's interest.

Kisselburg Military Books

Potomac, Maryland, United States

20,000 rare and used books in military history, primarily on the Second World War

LatestBloomer Ltd.

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

We're avid "bookies" (we mean, book readers) who are new retirees who hope to entertain our interests by spending time in old book stores looking for just plain interesting reads. Yet, we also have to be realistic and we do need to try to supplement our incomes too . . . Although we would love to collect and collect and display our books till hearts' content, we need to do some housekeeping. Biblio gives us a chance to do that, and we look forward to being a part of the community! We will describe our offerings honestly - even the smallest rip on the cover, and will provide pictures of each offering as well. It's good to be a part of Biblo!

Liber Antiquus

Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States

Liber Antiquus sells early printed books (15th to 18th century) and early manuscripts in a number of fields. We have been in business for 22 years and are a member of ABAA and ILAB.

Lloyd the Book

Damascus, Maryland, United States

On-line sales, offering a select stock of books with concentrations in theater, poetry, fiction, lit crit, history, and fantasy. I have been selling new, remaindered, and used books at various venues since 1986.

Marian Chace Foundation

Columbia, Maryland, United States

Bookselling department of the non-profit Marian Chace Foundation

Meggies Books

Laurel, Maryland, United States

My specialty is the wonderful mystery. I also have Science Fiction,Urban Fantasy, Fiction and a little bit more.

Midnight Books

Frederick, Maryland, United States

Midnight Books specializes in hard-to-find books in high demand by collectors. This includes (but is not limited to) vintage and antiquarian titles, signed first editions and scarce ephemera. All books offered come with an unconditional, lifetime guarantee of authenticity.

Morgan's Books

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Mountain Bed Rare Books

Owings Mills, Maryland, United States

Selling Fine & Antiquarian Books in Baltimore Co., MD. Our extensive collection of used & rare books features a wide range of subject areas, offering to readers a variety of topics to delight their own unique interests. We specialize in Early Printed Books, Signed & Inscribed Items, Art & Architecture, Illustrated Books, Science & Medicine, Fine Bindings, and Literature from all across the world. Please take a moment to explore our catalogues and online collection. If you'd like to make an appointment in person, please call or email to schedule. We welcome visitors to browse the collection at our small farm in beautiful Greenspring Valley.


Salisbury, Maryland, United States

Mostly Alternative Topics and Childrens Books, We Know How to Package Books So they Never Get Damaged by USPS.

Novella Books

Baldwin, Maryland, United States

Novella Books offers texts from aniquarian to present-day fiction and non-fiction, chiefly hardback volumes of better quality at prices that are very competitive. Listings include out-of-print, signed by author, and a wide variety of topics.

Out of this World Books

Hagerstown, Maryland, United States

I specialize in rare/out of print books - scifi, fantasy, horror, mystery, and classics. Every item has a photo; story lists are available for all anthologies. I also have a small collection of textbooks, self-help and religious books.

Paper Garden Books

Severna Park, Maryland, United States

Paper Garden Books is a family owned & managed online used bookstore created in 2017 by Doris & Steve Smith so that their only son, Jacob, could be gainfully and purposely employed. Jacob is severely impacted by autistic behavior, expressive & receptive speech delay, anxiety, sensory processing disorder & immune dysregulation since age 3. While Jacob has gotten older & taller, his love of all kinds of books has never changed. Books allow Jacob to explore his world without leaving the safety of his home. Paper Garden Books - 'growing a future from the books of your past'.


GERMANTOWN, Maryland, United States

Piscataway & Potomac Books

Silesia, Maryland, United States

Virtual Book Store


Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Photograph available for any book listed!!

Quality Books

Boonsboro, Maryland, United States

Quill & Brush

Middletown, Maryland, United States

Quill & Brush was established in 1976 by Allen & Patricia Ahearn, the authors of the well-respected reference for booksellers and collectors, Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values.At present the Quill & Brush is run by the Ahearns' eldest daughter, Beth Fisher. Allen is semi-retired but continues to buy, sell, and perform professional appraisals.

Rachel Hardwick

Takoma Park, Maryland, United States


Rockville, Maryland, United States

I work out of my house. The companion book podcast is RadiobooktourFind us on the web at www.


Charlotte Hall, Maryland, United States

RAREFIRSTS.COM specializes in affordable quality first editions/first printings of both classic and contemporary literature. Our pricing is very competitive and our quality will exceed your expectations. We help build great literature collections for both individuals and institutions. Our stock of both classic and contemporary literature is too large to list all query us if you don't see what you need or want. If its not in inventory, we generally can obtain a quality copy very quickly for you...and at a reasonable price. Our founder is a former journalist and newspaper publisher who, in his second career, retired after 31 years at the Library of Congress where he was an administrator of a national library service for individuals who are blind or physically handicapped. RAREFIRSTS.COM offers quality literature with professional integrity at very reasonable prices.

Robert Harper Books LLC

Hyattsville, Maryland, United States

Used bookstore in Hyattsville, MD 20781. 25,000 used books, cds and dvds for sale. Readings and live music.

Royal Books, Inc.

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

We are members of ABAA and ILAB, and specialize in First Editions of Modern Literature, Crime Fiction, Science Fiction, Music, Photography, Art, and Cinema. You may search our entire stock, get directions, or view our newest arrivals by catalog or category by going to our easy-to-use catalog homepage:

We are an open shop located in the midtown section of Baltimore. Check our website for directions if you are coming through the Baltimore area. We are open 10AM-6PM EST, Monday through Friday. You may email an order at any time, 24 hours a day.

Second Hand Prose, Inc.

Fulton, Maryland, United States

General Stock Used Books. Second Hand Prose, Inc. has been selling exclusively on the Internet On-line since 1999. Our retail brick and mortar store front in Highland Maryland was closed in 1998. We accept returns at P.O. Box 203 in Fulton MD 20759. Our Business address is our Residence in Laurel MD 20723.

Second Story Books, ABAA

Rockville, Maryland, United States

DC's Oldest Rare and Used Bookstore, Second Story Books operates two open shops in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. We have a large internet presence including this website, Amazon, and Ebay, accredited appraisals member ASA, and an in house book binder. For more information go to


Boonsboro, Maryland, United States

Sequitur Books is an independent academic bookstore. We pride ourselves on a thought provoking selection, with extensive collections in philosophy, history, social science, African studies, Near Eastern studies, and physical science. Our motto, "For every person, a good book!"


College Park, Maryland, United States

I am an individual selling books which I no longer have room for.

Shady Hill Books

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

A book is a gift you can open again and again -- Garrison Keillor

Southern Maryland Books

Waldorf, Maryland, United States

Online seller of Books

Station North Books

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

I grade conservatively, personally inspecting all the books and trying to describe their condition so you have no surprises. I aim to underpromise and overdeliver. My best feedback is the (more than) one that says, "Better than described!" I have been collecting books for years and sharing story and ideas as an English teacher since 1987. Ned at

T. A. Borden Books

Olney, Maryland, United States

T. A. Borden Books has been in business since 1987. We carry books in all fields, primarily academic and specialized titles.

Talbot Books

Easton, Maryland, United States

Talbot Books is a private collection of primarily art and art history, philosophy, children's books, and rare books.


Laurel, Maryland, United States

Just selling some books I have from a German Womens Club that used to meet at Fort Meade Maryland

Terri Goodman

Westminster, Maryland, United States

The Attic of Alexandria

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

I am an independent bookseller who teaches Greek and Latin in the Mid-Atlantic USA. The books I sell are from my personal collection.

The Book Escape

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

We are a privately owned used and new book store located in the historic Federal Hill neighborhood of Baltimore, Maryland. We have over 40,000 books in our store. Our inventory includes a large variety of subjects and authors. We take pride in our careful shipping practices. We ship in boxes and not envelopes to protect our books. When available we use recycled or recycleable materials to securely pack and ship our books to you. If you are ever in Baltimore please come by our store. We love visitors!

The Kelmscott Bookshop

Savage, Maryland, United States

Our bookshop is open by appointment only in Historic Savage Mill. We specialize in artists' books, private press, William Morris, and general rare and antique books.

The Rug Book Shop

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Specializing in books on Oriental rugs, Navajo blankets, Asiatic textiles. In business since 1976; we are one of two booksellers in the US with the specialty in Oriental rugs and with a large stock of out of print and imported books. A limited stock of other books: mysteries, general fiction, history and travel. We are shipping now generally twice a week and unless otherwise requested by US media mail.

Tiber Books

Upperco, Maryland, United States

Specializing in scholarly non-fiction for over 30 years.

Type Punch Matrix

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Type Punch Matrix is a rare book firm founded by Rebecca Romney and Brian Cassidy. TPM is a member firm of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and upholds their Code of Ethics.

Ulyssean Books

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Just a person with a few too many books

Valley House Books

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

Specialty items, mostly acquired via auction circa 1910 to 1935 and other older publications.

Vicmead Books

Chestertown, Maryland, United States

I am an independent book seller specializing in collectible children's books, classic novels, and maritime and equestrian books.

Vintage Images

Silver Spring, Maryland, United States

We use proceeds from book sales to subsidize donations of thousands of books to schools and libraries in the Philippines. These are distributed through the efforts of several Philippines charitable organizations in the DC area. We have sold on Amazon for over a decade with very high feedback rating.

Viva Books

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Used and New bookstore in Brown's Arcade in downtown Baltimore Maryland. We specialize in the unexpected. Art and architecture, Theory as well as practice. Social sciences and literature, Poetry and music

Well-Stacked Books

Parkville, Maryland, United States

Erotica, Vintage Paperbacks, Pin-Up, Women's Studies, Cookbooks, Baseball, Comics, Art, Science-Fiction.

Winston Park

Baltimore , Maryland, United States

Private Collector who enjoys collecting and dealing rare books. Specializes in Spanish Literature as well as First Editions. Is fluent in Castilian Spanish as well!

Wonder Book

Frederick, Maryland, United States

With 3 stores less than 1 hour outside the DC/Metropolitan area (1 in Gaithersburg, 1 in Frederick and 1 in Hagerstown, MD), we have the largest selection of books in the tri-state area. Wonder Book and Video has been in business since 1980 and online since 1997. We have over 1 Million books for sale on our website and another 1 Million books for sale in our 3 locations. We have a very active online inventory and as such, we can receive multiple orders for the same item. We fill those orders on a first come first serve basis, but will refund promptly any items that are out of stock. Since 1980 it has always been about the books. ALL kinds of books from 95 cent children\'s paperbacks to five figure rare and collectibles. A merging of the old and new is where we started, and it is where we are today. Our retail stores have always been places where a reader can rush in looking for a title needed for a term paper that is due the next day, or where bibliophiles can get lost \"in the stacks\" for as long as they wish. In 2002 USAToday recognized us as \"1 of 10 Great Old Bookstores\", and we have been featured in numerous other newspaper and TV stories including Washington Post and CSpan.