Upcoming Events

2012 SC Book Festival
May 18 - 20, 2012
Columbia, SC
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Look for the ABDASC Book Appraisal Desk at the Festival

List of Antiquarian Booksellers in SC

Map to Antiquarian Bookstores in SC


A stack of antique booksThe Antiquarian Book Dealers' Association of South Carolina (ABDASC) is an association of businesses engaged in the selling of rare, antiquarian, collectible and out-of-print books, as well as, prints, manuscripts and ephemera. ABDASC was founded in 1989 to promote interest in rare books and foster collegial relations among antiquarian booksellers in the state of South Carolina. We maintain the highest standards in trade. Our members must meet certain requirements in order to join. All members agree to abide by the ABDASC’s Code of Ethics.

ABDASC fosters the appreciation and sales of antiquarian books and promotes professional and ethical standards for its members.

ABDASC booksellers stock many unusual, collectible, scarce and rare antiquarian books and ephemera. A number of our members also offer book appraisal services. Please see our Member Bookseller Listing for their contact information.

ABDASC members are long-time participants and exhibitors at the SC Book Festival where we host an annual Book Appraisal Fair. Look for our Book Appraisal Desk in the Exhibit Hall.