About Us

Established in 1980, First Folio is a purveyor of fine and rare books in many fields. Our major holdings include fine bindings and illustrated books, but we also handle a wide range of subjects emphasizing quality and condition. 

We exhibit our small select stock  at 15 or more book fairs throughout the United States each year.

We actively buy individual better books and collections of interest. 

Member Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (A.B.A.A.) and International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (I.L.A.B.). We ascribe to and comply with their codes of ethics which can be viewed at ABAA.org and ILAB.org.

Dennis Melhouse and Dennis Hatman, owners.