Discover our unique collection of rare and used books below. Find volumes of out of print titles from one of the largest collections on the Internet.
Visiting Cleveland? Live nearby? If so, feel free to stop by. We have a section of about 2500 browsable books mostly in the areas of art, photography, military, entertainment, history and oversize books. The best part is that each book is only $5.00. Please email or call (216-241-7640) to arrange a visit during normal business hours.
Book Brothers Episode 6
Released: April 14, 2020
50,000 Books on an Island
Michael and Tom Zubal discuss a purchase of 50,000 books on a remote island and chat about scholarly, rare and collectible books.
Zubal Books in Cleveland has over 3 million books: Touring the family business with co-owner MICHAEL ZUBAL!
Read the article published July 19th, 2019 on the Detroit Bookfest Website.
Zubal Books mourns the passing of gourmand, adventurer and wonderful human being, Anthony Bourdain.
"People love it when they come up here," says Michael Zubal, whose family's Zubal Books has occupied the warehouse since 1973. "We haven't changed it (the penthouse) except to dust it up and wash it off every once in a while.
I spend about 35 hours a week pricing our incoming books by using Abe.com and Amazon.com. Over the last few years, I’ve noticed a very strange trend. For almost EVERY modern book that I handle (which mostly happen to be books published by scholarly and university presses), not only does Amazon display a record that contains an ISBN (which I will refer to as a LEGITIMATE record), but also several identical records that do NOT contain ISBNs (which I will refer to as ILLEGITIMATE records).
As low as $200 for
900 - 1100 books.
Buy Decorative Books & Books By the Foot
We will help customize your design needs with decorator collections including antique and contemporary leather bound books as well as any subject from art to zoology.