Rare & Out of Print Books
Between the aging covers on these shelves, contained in tiny, abstract black marks on sheets of paper, were voices from the past. Voices that reached into the future… to tell her what they knew, what they’d learned, what they’d seen, what they’d felt. Wasn’t that magic?
—The Devlin Diary
Massive online book marketplace. Great for all books but especially hard to find titles and cheap textbooks. Alot of second-hand titles available also. Delivery is £3 for the first book. Additional delivery costs vary depending from which seller you purchase books.
The name given to third parties selling through Amazon. You can find them by clicking on the ‘More Buying Choices’, usually on the right hand side of the product page. These can be new or used editions of the book you are looking for. Good bargains can be found here, especially with some books being sold for 1p. Delivery is usually around £4 for a single book.
Thriftbooks.com is the largest online seller of used books in the United States. They have over 7 million books in stock, including many rare and out of print titles. Delivery is approx. $4.99 per item.
The largest independent book marketplace in the world, with over 65 million books listed. Shipping varies per order/merchant – it can be viewed on the book detail page below the price.
Ulysses Rare Books
De Burca Rare Books
Very Fine Books
Specialising in rare collectible editions, Very Fine Books caters to the hardcore bibliophile. Based in the US, international shipping starts at $35.
World of Rare Books
Specialise in rare, antiquarian and vintage books, including first editions, with over 120,000 titles in stock. Delivery to Ireland is £2 per book.
The Village Bookshop
Rare and Recent Books
Rare and Antique Books
Online book dealer based in the UK, specialising in highly collectable rare books, particularly classic, children’s and modern first editions. Shipping outside the UK is charged at a flat £15.
Healy Rare Books
Quay Books is a small independent bookshop in Limerick offering a selection of new, used and rare books through their online store.