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Kurt Gippert Bookseller

Kurt D. Gippert
1757 N. Kimball Ave.
60647 Chicago
Bookseller since 1990. Our bookstore/office is in a clean and well-lit converted warehouse. Free parking. In our 3200 square foot loft space we stock about 15,000 titles which are organized by section and are browsable. We have strong holdings in antiquarian titles, a broad selection of rare and collectible books, autographed books and historic documents, pre-1850 maps, and nice selections of Americana, Western Americana, Military History, Art, Architecture & Design, Interior Design, Gardening, Photograpy, the Decorative Arts, Science & Medicine, Poetry, Literature, Judaica, Cookbooks, Childrens' Books, Chicago & Illinois & Regional History, Travel, Expeditions and Voyages, Philosophy, Religion, Law, and continue to unpack a 9,000 volume single owner collection of Shakespeare and Elizabethan Studies, mostly of an academic nature, etc., etc.
Americana, Western Americana, North American Indians, Natural History, Expeditions, Voyages & Travel, Natural History and Color Plate Books, Architecture, The Decorative Arts, Design; rare, collectible, out-of-print and unusual books; Autographs, Manuscripts, Pre-1850 Maps of America, Historic Ephemera.
By appointment only
Please call or email before visiting to be sure that I am in the office. Free parking.
Shipping, per order, for average sized books: $2.95 media mail within the USA or $8.95 Priority; international airmail $20; Canada $12 airmail; Overnight and 2nd Day guaranteed delivery available.
Underweight items may ship for less. Oversize or heavy books, multi-volume sets, and special handling will be billed at cost.
Insurance is included at no extra cost with the rates stated above, including international shipping.
Books are mailed upon receipt of payment unless credit has been previously established. All items guaranteed to be as-described, or a full refund will be issued. Items returnable within 10 days for any reason with prior notification; if returned due to customer error a restocking fee may apply.
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