Chicago Rare Book Center

Quick Search

Browse By Category

View Other Categories


Welcome to Chicago Rare Books
Welcome to Chicago Rare Books

 703 Washington Street

Evanston, IL 60202


Thank you to all of our customers past and present! We will be closing the store in early August 2017.

Currently running a 50% off sale, in the shop only, on books, magazines, ephemera and records on open shelving. 

Sorry, does not apply to books on this web site, as many are on consignment. However, if you see something that interests you, email us, and we will see if we can make any adjustments in the price.

Fixtures for sale, too! Skandia shelving, counter, lockable trophy cases, and more (see the link at 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.

Sunday: Noon to 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays
Tuesday: 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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)

For web site inquiries, or book orders call the store: 847-328-2132
 (We do not appraise books over the phone!)

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter
For Email Marketing you can trust
Featured Items
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. (Alice), Carroll, Lewis. Salvador Dali.
Carroll, Lewis. Salvador Dali.
7000.00 USD
Add to Cart

War Is A Racket, Butler, General Smedley D
War Is A Racket
Butler, General Smedley D
1000.00 USD
Add to Cart

TARZAN OF THE APES, Burroughs, Edgar Rice
Burroughs, Edgar Rice
2000.00 USD
Add to Cart


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by