Bauman Rare Books
New York, NY 10022
Village Voice's Description
Bauman Rare Booksa dreamy galleriesastacked floor to ceiling with faded leather volumes (15tha20th century editions)aunmoor collectors and shoppers from financial reality. The fact that prices are non-negotiable only adds to the drama: Itas $12,000 for an original Beethoven score; a first edition Jane Eyre costs $46,000.
(Other Location: 535 Madison Ave, 212-751-0011.)
Tips from foursquare
It’s a place for looking, not touching. These volumes are dear, and dearly priced. This is where you can ogle a first edition of Milton’s “Paradise Lost” (1669), on sale for $35,000.