photograph by Susan Alon
Miriam Green Antiquarian Bookshop & Galleries
Type: Bookstore — used books
Web site: http://www.miriamgreen.com
Description: Miriam Green is more than a rare bookshop, it is an atmosphere, a private library of glass-fronted bookcases, “with shelves lined with books, and tables, and bronzes, and cabinets filled with distracting curiosities...” [Alcott]
In business since 1997, located in an historic garage on Main Street in Clinton.
Susan Alon, MFA, MA, MLS Certified Appraiser
5,000 titles, o-p, rare, fine bindings, and unique titles from the 16th , 17th, & 18 th c
also 1800 sq ft [in three rooms] with cabinets of distracting curiosities, library furnishings, globes, bookcases, sofas, chairs, desks, & antique rugs. A cultivated collection of bronzes, porcelain, optics, , sculpture, fans, jewelry, and drawers stuffed with ephemera.
A gallery of several Connecticut Artists, as well as other pieces of fine art and early prints.
reference and scholars' books, with concentrations in art & architecture, textiles & applied arts, natural history, medicine, science, regional history, juvenile.
Note: We do have two rescue resident Persian cats at the shop, so if you don't like felines you are notified. However, this does mean we are open seven days a week, including most holidays.
We do not accept credit cards, as we are negotiable.
Miriam Green Antiquarian Bookshop & Gallery
88 East Main Clinton, Conn
for directions to our historic area, near the mouth of the Connecticut River and explore along the shore and river. It is a wonderful place to be.
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