Welcome to the home of Paul Foster Books. Selling rare, antiquarian, collectable and vintage books since 1990.


All items are offered with our unconditional guarantee. We are full members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association and abide by their code of conduct.


Please take the time to search or browse my inventory of Antiquarian, out of print, used, and rare books. I carry a stock of Rare First editions of all ages as well as early, interesting and unusual collectable books relating to most subjects and many fine leather bound editions. If you can't find what you like please fill out the off-line search form and I will search through my off-line inventory, other bookstores and book search services for you.

A rare or beautiful vintage book makes a great gift, whether it is a First edition of somebody's favourite book, as an adult or child, or a rare title relating to a foriegn land visited, a hobby, job or interest. If you are looking for that special present for a Birthday, Wedding, Anniversary, Christening, Christmas, Retirement, or any other special occasion please feel free to contact me and I will help you to find the ideal book for the recipient. If you have any questions, or would like more details about anything that you have seen listed on the website, please contact me at;  paul@paulfosterbooks.com and I will do my best to help you.

We can correspond in English, French & Spanish.


Paul Foster.

Books bought. Single items or whole collections.


 Here are a few comments from some of our satisfied customers;

"I wanted to let you know that the book arrived today.... this was as well packed an item as I have ever received. Thank you so very much."

 "The book is so beautiful. I love it. I am giving it a happy forever home."

"The book arrived. It's fantastic. Just what I was looking for, and very well wrapped."

"I got the books today. They were very well packed and are as fine as described. In top condition. Thank you for your good service."

"Thank you. The books arrived and they are just as lovely as can be."

"The book has just arrived. I'm absolutely delighted. It will make a wonderful Birthday present. With grateful thanks."