Antica Libreria

Books, they never abandon you. You certainly abandon them from time to time, the books, maybe even betray them, they, on the other hand, never turn their backs on you: in complete silence and with immense humility, they wait for you on the shelf...

( Amos Oz)

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Catalog with more than 30,000 books

Old and rare books from the 16th century to the present day.
Musical scores from the 1800s to the present day.
Valuable books on the history and culture of Sicily.
Antique maps, prints, and engravings.
Vintage postcards.

Manuscripts and first editions

Miscellaneous manuscript texts and rare and out-of-print publications

Member of the ALAI Association - Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Italy

The member booksellers of these associations are distinguished by high competence and professionalism. They guarantee the authenticity of all items offered for sale. They provide thorough and detailed descriptions, disclose all relevant defects and/or restorations, provide clear and accurate prices, and operate with fairness and honesty during the buying experience.

Antica Libreria has been a member of ALAI since 2008

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    Thirty years of passion for the world of books

    A love of culture and an interest in all printed material that carries traces of history and stories have made the work of antiquarian booksellers increasingly intense and challenging over time

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