Raptis Rare Books

Raptis Rare Books is an antiquarian book store located at 226 Worth Avenue that specializes in fine first editions, signed and inscribed books, and landmark books in all fields. We have distinguished ourselves by having a reputation for handling unique and important books that are in exceptional condition.

The process of creating one’s personal library is the pursuit of a lifetime.  It requires special thought and consideration. Each book represents a piece of history, and it is a remarkable task to assemble these individual items into a collection. Our aim at Raptis Rare Books is to render tailored, individualized service to help you achieve your goals. We specialize in working with private collectors with a specific wish list, helping individuals find the ideal gift for special occasions, and partnering with representatives of institutions. We are here to assist you in your pursuit.  Thank you for letting us be your guide in bringing the library of your imagination to reality.

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