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Bauman Rare Books

535 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4214
+1 212-751-0011
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Unique

My wanderings took me to Madison Avenue and Bauman Rare Books -- just five minutes, Bob, take a... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
robcurtross
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New York City, New York
Amazing collection

This bookstore is not your average bookstore. They have things that bring to mind Indiana Jones... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
maxpaste
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Rare Book Dealer with locations in New York, Las Vegas and Philadelphia specializing in first editions, signed and inscribed books, documents and manuscripts.
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17 May 2017
“Unique”
14 Jan 2017
“Amazing collection ”
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535 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-4214
Midtown
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+1 212-751-0011
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

My wanderings took me to Madison Avenue and Bauman Rare Books -- just five minutes, Bob, take a rest, says I. Two hours later I am still engrossed -- a framed letter from Ben Franklin containing his "B. Free" mark for free postage (and a...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This bookstore is not your average bookstore. They have things that bring to mind Indiana Jones saying "it belongs in a museum!". If you have an interest in book collecting or simply want to see some very historic items, you should stop in. The staff...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

We stopped in "just to browse" and were first overwhelmed by the beauty of the books, then by the prices— several thousand dollars per volume! For serious collectors only, unless you are content to just admire their lovely collection.

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Went in to take a peek at the rare books and it really was unbelievable! So many things to see, not just books but papers, notes, letters... I took cataloges home to browse more...

Thank ProudMama2nj
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Bauman consistently delivers the finest bools available at every level of interest. The staff is excellent and very knowledgeable, especially Justin McShea, who is top-notch.

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