Books is located on a sheep farm 12 miles west of Iowa City and
2 miles south of Cosgrove; we have 10K shelved books. We welcome
browsers by appointment. Most of our business is done on the internet
through abebooks.com and our complete listings can be seen there.
Our areas of interest are:
- History of Medicine
Monographs, texts and other primary material - especially in
Ophthalmology and the Visual Sciences and in Neurology; and
a good amount of secondary material, i.e. histories, biographies
and essays in the borderlands of medicine.
- History of Science
and Technology Largely secondary material.
- History of the
Book Printing, Typography, Bookbinding, Paper and Ink, and
the Memoirs of Booksellers, Book Collectors, Publishers, Printers
- History of Book
Illustration - especially Collectible Modern Children's
- General stock
in Literature, History, Food and Drink, Horticulture, Travel,