Our Guarantee

All inventory featured on our site, offered in
our catalogs, or offered for sale at book fairs
by our firm is —in short— the real deal

Everything you buy from our firm, Ian Brabner, Rare Americana, est. 1995, is unconditionally guaranteed for your lifetime, as the original purchaser, to be genuine and authentic.

Items are shipped on approval. You are free to return any purchase within 12 days of receipt. All major defects are noted. Title does not pass to the buyer until purchase price is discharged in full.

Every item we offer for sale is carefully researched, properly catalogued with bibliographical and other primary and secondary references cited, as appropriate.

When you purchase an item from our inventory we enclose this printed description and a proper sales receipt for you to keep with your purchase. Questions about a purchase you made? Can’t find your descriptions or statement? Contact us now or in 10 years or 20 years. We’re not going anywhere and we keep everything on file.

As members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers we abide by their professional code of conduct and code of ethics.