J.M. Cohen, Rare Books

Our Current Catalogue:
Jewelry List 2019

J.M. Cohen, Rare Books specializes in books on the decorative and applied arts, reference books on antiques and collectibles, and books on ornament and design. Our primary areas of focus are books, manuscripts, periodicals, and original drawings related to fashion, costume, textiles and jewelry.

Over the past 35 years we have supplied libraries, museums and private collectors with reference material as well as original source material including esoteric items such as trade catalogues, sample books and original designs for fashion and jewelry. We have helped to develop important reference libraries for museums and collectors alike.

We are a full-service book establishment. Our primary goal is to assist you in any way we can, whether that means taking the time to inform you of the contents of a particular book, offering guidance, searching for a particular title, or opening up new horizons for you. We will suggest appropriate titles to suit your needs and take the time to help you make the correct decisions in your collecting goals. Our experience and expertise enable us to assist you in the development of your library.

We publish catalogues and lists on specific subjects on a regular basis. We will be pleased to add your name to our mailing list.

We offer search services, appraisal services and collection development expertise.

We are always interested in purchasing fine books and collections in our areas of expertise.


J.M. Cohen, Rare Books
P.O. Box 1167
New Paltz, NY 12561

Phone: 845-399-2586 

All material offered herein is offered subject to prior sale and is shipped subject to approval, but notification of return must be made within ten days and returns made in a prompt and conscientious fashion. Customers unknown to us and paying by check are asked to send prepayment. Postage and insurance charges are extra. Payment may be made by check, credit card, wire transfer or bank draft.

All original material on this web site is Copyright © 2019 J.M. Cohen, Rare Books, and may not be reproduced without written permission.