TBCL, is a Montreal-based "By Appointment Only" rare book & document business with over 30 years of experience providing interesting items to an eclectic & discerning global clientele. Our inventory, only a portion of which is online at any time is suited to both the Completist & High Spot Collector. The emphasis is on First Editions of English & American literature, Cornerstone books in Science & Travel, Livre d'Artiste, Can Lit, Mystery & Detection, Speculative Fiction, Albert Einstein, Borges, Hemingway, Virginia Woolf & Bloomsbury. Usually, you can find in our mix, important Presentation & Association Copies - Our favourite predilection.
International Orders are Shipped from Montreal, Canada & New York, 12914, USA
TBCL also manufactures a handsome custom line of hand-crafted protective Modern Collector's Clamshell Cases. These cases are unique featuring 'Sculpted' cover designs inspired by a title's dustwrapper like Daisy's face on the rare Gatsby. We also custom make classic antiquarian cases & slipcases in elegant papers, leathers & fine fabrics.
TBCL The Book Collector's Library
All of our prices are in USD.
Selected TBCL Categories
- Art & Illustrated Books Including Oriental Books / Netsuke
- Signed Books, Presentation Copies & Documents
- Bloomsbury & Virginia Woolf
- Camus, de Beauvoir & Sartre
- Children's Bookshelf
- Lawrence Durrell, Henry Miller & Anais Nin
- It's A Mystery
- Science, Medicine & Albert Einstein
- Travel, Voyages & Exploration
- Philosophy Esoteric & Otherwise