About Us


García Prieto Antique Bookshop was founded by José Antonio García Prieto in 1978 in the main street of Alcalá 123, becoming since then in a reference point for the book lover and collector.

We buy and sell antique books from the 15th century until the 20th century, manuscrits and ephemera.

We are well know for our seriousness, experience , variety and quality of our books and manuscrits as well as for the service completely personalized we offer to our clients. We keep a continuous selection of the books and manuscrits from our catalogue, always adding new acquisitions. We study and investigate each and every book and manuscrit so the client can buy with the best quality.

We are part of the main associations of antique bookstores and we are members of the International League of Anticuarian Booksellers (ILAB), the Asociación Ibérica de Librería Anticuarias (AILA), Libris and the Gremio Madrileño del Libreros de Viejo and we participate in different national fairs.

We assure the state of all our books on our website and we ship all over the world with total guarantee.

Antique Books

Wide selection of antique books from the 15th century until the 20th century.

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Royal Decrees, Royal Charters, Patents of nobility, Manuscripts.

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You can download the catalogs of the Old Book Fairs we attended.

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