News

  • Thanks to all who responded to our first email campaign

    Thanks to all who helped to make our recent small emailing a success.
  • Amazon bans Christian literature

    Amazon has deleted two books by two different Christian authors.
  • An Account of the late Success of the Gospel, in the Province of New-York, North-America

    We sold this yesterday and so removed it from our online catalogue.  We'd like to keep a record of it on the website, so posting it here. Buell, S...
  • Website redo

    We made some changes to our website.  All of the titles to the books, or the "headline" for the offer, are now in alphabetical order by last name o...
  • Haaswurth Books without electricity

    Hi folks,  We lost power about 1 pm EST today, and did not get it back until about 7 pm EST.  If you tried to call us, please try again.
  • An Adirondack Mountain Weekend

    Haaswurth Books in the Adirondacks.
  • Harry Potter first edition sells for £46,000 at auction

    A rare copy of the first Harry Potter book has sold for £46,000 at auction after it was kept in a briefcase for safekeeping for more than 20 year...
  • Ithaca, NY: Friends of the Library Book Sale starts October 12

    Friends of the Library Book Sale returns this weekend with 265,000 items.

  • Private trove of J. D. Salinger items to be displayed in Manhattan

    As reported in the October 7, 2019 edition of the New York Post, "More than 200 items related to reclusive author J.D. Salinger — and never before...
  • Susan Haas Wurth places second at Run With the Deer Half Marathon

    On Saturday, October 5th, 2019 Susan Haas Wurth of Haaswurth Books placed second in her age group (not telling!) at the Run With the Deer Half Mar...
  • Rare Book School offers a Seminar on Ephemera, Nov. 10-12

    The Rare Book School (University of Virginia) is sponsoring a two-day seminar at the Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library and the University of Delaware Library on Monday and Tuesday 11–12 November 2019, preceded by a group dinner on Sunday, 10 November.
  • Washington and Lee University seeks Librarian

    Washington and Lee University is looking to hire a university librarian.