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Book Resources: Binding, Buying and Selling, Conservation, & Book Donations

Finding Book Dealers

This is a selected list of resources, with a focus on local and regional businesses. Inclusion on or exclusion from this list does not indicate endorsement or lack thereof by the University of Delaware Library.

Baldwin's Book Barn
865 Lenape Rd., West Chester, PA 19382
(888) 901-8822 or (610) 696-0672 (fax) or email
Specialty: general, out of print, and general questions

Burdick Associates: Building History
P.O. Box 40, Rockland, DE 19732-0040
(302) 477-1854 or (302) 477-1854 (fax) or email
Contact: Kim Burdick
Specialty: Delaware

George S. McManus Co.
12 Water St., Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610) 520-7273 or (610) 520-7272 (fax) or email
Contact: Clarence Wolf
Specialty: general literature and history

Mullen Books
121-123 Walnut Street, Columbia, PA 17512
(717)-618-0481 or email
Contact: Kevin Mullen
Specialty: arts and humanities

Oak Knoll Books
414 Delaware St., New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 328-7232 or (302) 328-7274 (fax) or e-mail
Specialty: Delaware, books about books, and general questions

Where to Buy Delaware Books
Contact: John P. Reid
P.O. Box 114, Bear, DE 19701-0114
(302) 322-0156 or use contact form on the website
Specialty: Delaware

Rodney Square Books
1139 W. 7th St., Wilmington, DE 19805
(302) 425-5826 or email
Contact: Marah Coleman
Specialty: Americana, languages, modern first editions