Black Swan Books

Black Swan Books
505 East Maxwell Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40502

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM

(859) 252-7255

Black Swan Books opened its doors in Lexington, Kentucky January, 1984. For over twenty years Black Swan has promoted the talents of local Kentucky authors, as well as hosting nationally recognized authors, both established and upcoming.

Black Swan Books buys and sells used and rare books. Our inventory consists of primarily hardbound titles in dust jackets. We take special care to stock titles only in excellent condition and we do not deal in ex-library copies. All of our dust jackets are protected by Brodart mylar covers. Black Swan Books also supports the local private presses in Lexington by offering hand-printed, hand-bound limited editions, broadsides, and chapbooks.

Carmichael's Bookstore

Stores in two convenient locations!

Carmichael's Bookstore
2720 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206


Hours of Operation: Open 7 days a week 9 AM to 9 PM

Located at the corner of Bayly Avenue near Heine Brothers on Frankfort.

Carmichael's Bookstore
1295 Bardstown Road
Louisville, KY 40204


Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 8 AM to 10 PM
Friday & Saturday 8 AM to 11 PM
Sunday 10 AM to 10 PM

At the corner of Bardstown Road and Longest Ave. Next to Ramsi's Cafe and Heine Brothers Coffee.

Glover's Bookery

Glover's Bookery
862 S. Broadway
Lexington, KY 40504
Store Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10-6 EST
Phone: (859) 253-0614

Glover's Bookery is a large general used & rare bookstore with a well organized stock of over 80,000 mostly hardback books in all subjects including specialties in Horse books, Kentuckiana, and Military History, antiquarian maps & prints, and tribal art. We have been buying and selling books since 1978.

Our brick and mortar store is open Tue-Sat from 10-6 EST where you can find thousands of used and rare books for the scholar, collector, and general reader.

We started selling books on line in 1998 and never looked back. Today we have ten of thousands of books on line and a shipping department you can count on. We will process your order next working day and ship it out to you USPS with free delivery confirmation. If we don't have the book you are looking for try our computerized Search Service.

We are proud to be Members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and International League of Antiquarian Booksellers, the only professional antiquarian booksellers associations.

Whitlock's Book Barn

Whitlock's Book Barn
20 Sperry Road
Bethany, CT 06524

Store Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 9-5
We buy books selectively in most subject categories by appointment.
Please call the store for more information.
phone: 203-393-1240
fax: 203-393-9745

Welcome to Whitlock's Book Barn

Selling used and rare books since 1948, Whitlock's Book Barn is located justminutes from downtown New Haven and Yale University. The store operates from two weatherbeaten barns sitting amid a scenic pasture.

For decades, buyers and sellers of used books, old maps, and ephemera havecome to Whitlock's looking for intellectual adventure. With these pages, thestore now offers a selection of items online, making it possible for thoseunable to visit to take advantage of the store's unusual finds and bargains.