Buying & Selling

Caliban Book Shop buys books, autographs, photographs, printed material, and original art.  We purchase anything from single items to entire libraries, contemporary releases as well as rare items. 

Interested in selling?  We make free house visits in an extremely wide radius around the Pittsburgh area (we’re talking thousands of hectares). We pay generously and remove promptly.  We also purchase items brought into our shop during business hours (please call ahead if you are bringing in items to ensure a buyer is present).

Subjects we like: Fine and Modern Art — Photography — Architecture and Design — Old Children’s and Illustrated — Poetry — Philosophy — Cultural Studies — Classic Fiction — Underground Press — Beats/Counterculture — Music — Gastronomy / Cookbooks — General Scholarly — Americana — Local History

Things we are NOT interested in: Out of Date Textbooks — Bestsellers — Romances — Book Club Editions — Reference — Business — How-To’s

Contact Us About Selling