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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Wanted - Used Books in Great Shape


We're looking for books by the following - or in the following subject areas.
Always looking for well cared for books (condition counts); Hardcovers in as issued condition (with dust jackets), unmarked trade paperbacks:
Books by the following

Philip K. Dick
Kurt Vonnegut
Hunter Thompson
Jack Kerouac
William Burroughs
Richard Brautigan
Chuck Palahniuk
Leonard Cohen
Stephen King
Charles Bukowski

Roald Dahl
Cormac McCarthy
Shel Silverstein
Maurice Sendak
Dr. Seuss
Shel Silverstein
Julian Wehr (with working animations)


Joseph Heller (Catch 22)
Salinger (Catcher in the Rye)

Topic Areas

New Paltz
Minnewaska Park and the site (Mountain House Hotels--Cliff House/Wildemere)
Mohonk Mountain House
Hudson River related items
Ulster County
Woodstock items
1960's era items/books
Hippie - Beat books
Field Guides - Audubon Nature; Sierra Club; Wilderness Society
Golden Nature Guides


NYRB - New York Review of Books (most titles)
Folio Society Books (most titles)
Easton Press
Franklin Library

Vintage and antique maps
Beat Poets

We have lots of areas we're interested in.-- just give us a call and we'll let you know if what you have works for us.

We also like literary related collectibles. Book ends, author statues, literary themed art etc.

Condition of the books is very important. No water damage, musty books, hardcovers without dust jackets (if they came that way) etc.
We can't use Encyclopedias/Reader's Digest/or books that are typically sold at Grocery Stores/Drug Stores

Call us at: 845-255-2635
Bring Books to the shop at

Barner Books
3 Church street
New Paltz, NY 12561

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