BOOKSELLERS OF ATLANTIC CANADA
ANTIQUARIAN & SECONDHAND 2010

 


Nova Scotia (counter clockwise around the province)


Amherst

Amy’s Used Books
Doug Patriquin, 902-667-7927
51 South Albion St.,  Amherst, NS B4H 2W4 
E-mail: amysusedbooks@ns.sympatico.ca
Mon. to Thurs. 10-6, Fri. 10-9, Sat. 10-5.  Large general stock with over 250,000 titles, including many rare and out of print books.


Wolfville

The Odd Book
Jim Tillotson and Jim Gow, 902-542-9491
112  Front St., Unit 118, Wolfville, NS B4P 1A4
E-mail: info@theoddbook.ca
Web: http://www.theoddbook.ca/
Mon. to Thurs. 9:30 - 5:30, Fri. 9:30 - 9, Sat. 9:30 - 5
Sun. 12-4. Evenings during summer.
Specializing in out of print academic works, literature and uncommon volumes.


Coldbrook

Books Galore & More
Stephen Franey, 902-679-9816
Coldbrook Centre, Hwy 1, Coldbrook, NS
1.3 km west of Exit 14, Hwy 101
Mon to Sat 10-9, Sun. 12-5
Large selection of well-organized stock.


Middleton

Blue Griffin Books
Jonathan Archibald, 902-363-2665
30 Commercial St., Middleton, N.S. B0S 1P0 
E-mail: bluegriffinbooks@eastlink.ca 
Web: http://www.bluegriffinbooks.com/
Mon.-Wed. 9-6, Thurs.-Fri. 9-9, Sat. 9-6, Sun. 12-5
Something for everyone, general fiction, sci-fi, cooking, history, religion, magazines, movies, mystery, western and more.


Bear River

Bear River Bargains + Books
Paul Volenik, 902-467-0334
Main Street,  Bear River, NS B0S 1B0 
Email: gpvolenik@gmail.com 
Open most days from 10-5. Winter by chance or appointment.
General used books, ephemera, postcards, 19th & 20th century
newpapers, magazines, maps, pamphlets & memorabilia.


Digby

Crooked Timber Books
Bill Schrank, 902-245-1283
17 Water Street,  P.O. Box 2170, Digby, NS B0V 1A0 
E-mail: crookedtimber@ns.aliantzinc.ca  
Web: http://www.crookedtimber.com/   Mon.-Sat. 10-5, closed Sundays & January-March 
Diverse stock, history, fiction, economics, cookbooks, drama, poetry, mysteries. Special interest in Irish fiction, poetry, history and drama.

 


Lunenburg

Elizabeth's Books
Chris Webb, 902-634-8149, 1-877-788-4747
134 Montague St., P.O. Box 1088, Lunenburg, NS  B0J 2C0 
Open every day 3 -9  year round 
General stock, used and rare books, paperbacks & hardcover, 
wide variety of subjects, nautical section.


Tantallon

ABC: Antiques, Books & Collectibles
Parker & Joselle Barrington, 902-826-1128
12723 Peggy's Cove Rd. Tantallon, NS  B3Z 2N1
E-mail: abcantiques@eastlink.ca
Web: http://www.abcantiques.ca/  See website or call for open hours
Specializing in antiquarian, collectible and local interest books.


HRM - Halifax -Dartmouth

Dust Jacket Books and Treasures
Renee Lewis, 902- 492-0666
1505 Barrington St., Maritime Centre, Halifax, NS  B3J 3K5
E-mail: dustjacket@ns.sympatico.ca 
Web: http://www.dustjacket.ca/   Mon. to Fri., 10 - 4.
Large general stock of used and rare books. Small selection of used records and a few antiques and collectibles.

 

John W. Doull, Bookseller
John W. Doull, 902-429-1652
122 Main St. Dartmouth, NS, B2X1R9 
Email: JWDBookseller@eastlink.ca   
Web: http://www.doullbooks.com/
Mon and Tues. 9:30 - 6, Wed. to Fri. 9:30 - 9, Sat. 10 - 9
Very large stock, second hand & antiquarian. Specialties: literature, history, Atlantic provinces, nautical, scholarly. ABAC

 

Schooner Books
John Townsend and Mary Lee MacDonald, 
Tel: 902-423-8419; Fax: 902-423-8503
5378 Inglis St., Halifax, NS B3H 1J5 
Email: SchoonerBooks@schoonerbooks.com 
Web: http://www.schoonerbooks.com/
Mon. to Thurs & Sat.  9:30 – 5:30, Fri. 9:30 – 6:00
Closed Sundays & Holidays
Very large general stock. Emphasis on Canadiana and rare books.


 


New Brunswick (alphabetical order)


Sackville

Rags of Time Books & Crafts
Naoko Ando & L.F. MacDonnell, (506) 536-2808
28-B York St., Sackville, NB E4L 4R4 (across from Convocation Hall)
E-mail: ragsoftime@eastlink.ca
Mon. to Thurs. 10 - 6, Fri. 10 - 9, Sat. 10 - 5, Sun. 12-5
General stock, emphasis on literature, history, and academic works.
Selected handmade crafts: books, cards and Japanese calligraphy.
Serving organic fair trade coffee and tea.


Saint John       

Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Dave Shoots and Wendy Matheson, 506-693-7758
40 Coburg St., Suites 101-102, Saint John, NB E2L 3J5
Exit City Market to Charlotte St., turn left, two blocks.
Look for the 1820’s stone mansion with the curved front door.
Email: daveshoots@nb.aibn.com  
Website: DaveShootsBookseller.com
Mon. - Sat. 8 – 5
Hard covers, history, literature, philosophy, gardening, local history, religion biography and children.


Prince Edward Island (Place names in alphabetical order)

 


New London

Gallery 18   
Aubrey Bell & Patricia Bennett, 902-886-3201, 1-866-963-3339
10686 Route 6, New London, PE, C0B 1M0
E-mail: info@gallery18.com    
Web: http://www.gallery18.com/
10-6 in season, otherwise chance or appointment. 
Wheel chair accessible
Old and collectible books, antique maps and prints, vintage posters,
ephemera, fine art, small collectibles and furniture. 


 

  


Newfoundland and Labrador     


St. John’s

Gerald Penney Rare Books and Maps
Gerald Penney, 709-739-7227 Fax: 709-739-7277
P.O. Box 428,  St. John’s, NL, A1C 5K4
E-mail:  gpaltd@nl.rogers.com; 
Web: http://www.newfoundlandbooks.com/
Viewing by appointment.  
Rare and collectible books, maps and prints of Newfoundland
and Labrador. Always interested in purchasing. 
Free catalogues issued.