703 Washington Street
Evanston, IL 60202
New Program! Downton Abbey: Centuries in the Making Saturday Feb. 28, 2015 or Sunday, March 1, 2015. For more details click on Special Events in the menu on the left.
Welcome to the home of Chicago Rare Book Center. Please search or browse our inventory of hard to find, out of print, used, and rare books. If you can't find what you like please fill out our off-line search form and we will search our off-line inventory, other bookstores and book search services for you.
We are an open shop, located at 703 Washington St., Evanston, Illinois 60202 (one block south of Main St., just west of the Main St. Metra and CTA stations)Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5 p.m.
Other times by chance or appointment
For web site inquiries, or book orders call the store: 847-328-2132
We buy rare and interesting books. One book, or many!
Appraisal Service available on a fee basis (We do not appraise books over the phone!)