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Ben Kinmont Bookseller

Ben Kinmont Bookseller
Specializing in Agriculture, Cookery, Early Printed Books, Food, Gastronomy, Health, Perfume, Wine, and Women's Studies.

Ben Kinmont Bookseller began in 1998 in lower Manhattan. We specialize in 15th to early 19th century books about food and wine, domestic and rural economy, health, perfume, and the history of taste. We attend all major gastronomy auction sales as well as participate annually in the antiquarian book fairs in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, and Paris (see our fairs page for upcoming dates). We work regularly with librarians as well as private clients from around the world and are happy to receive your desiderata and help you with collection development. We also offer appraisal services of books, manuscripts, and archives for insurance coverage, charitable contribution, and estate purposes.

In 2003 we moved our business to Sebastopol, California. We are now located in one of the richest culinary regions in the United States and welcome visitors by appointment. If you would like to receive a copy of our recent catalogue, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Ben Kinmont
684 North Main Street
Sebastopol, California 95472
United States
Any book is returnable within five days and payment is due within thirty days. If ordering for the first time, please remit payment with your order or supply suitable trade references. Charges for shipping and insurance are additional and residents of California should include appropriate sales tax. All goods shall remain the property of Ben Kinmont Bookseller until the price has been discharged in full.