Our Services

In addition to selling books, James Cummins Bookseller offer a full range of services in related areas, including: gift buying; written appraisal and valuation of single books or entire libraries; cataloguing; box-making, bindery, and conservation services; and confidential representation at auctions (including inspection of books and collection and shipment of purchases). And sometimes, we can even suggest what you might wish to read next.


James Cummins Bookseller offer individuals and institutions a full range of appraisal services for books, autographs, and manuscripts, as well as appraisal of art and prints in selected fields. Written appraisals of single items and entire libraries for insurance purposes, estate, or charitable donation are conducted in accordance with current guidelines and regulations. For more information please e-mail info@jamescumminsbookseller.com or call - (212) 688-6441.

Auction Representation

James Cummins Booksellers offer our customers the firm’s deep expertise for confidential representation at auction, including viewing, advice, bidding, and collection of purchases at a standard fixed commission. To schedule bidding at auction or request more information please e-mail info@jamescumminsbookseller.com or call - (212) 688-6441.

We Buy Books

We buy books continuously, from select single volumes to entire libraries. Sell your books to us.