The Chester Bookworm . 330 Main St. Chester Vermont 05143        

The Chester Bookworm is a  wonderful store for browsing used books particularly European publications. Specializing in rare and scarce books. The shop also offers a full bookbinding service on the premises, from simple repairs to complete bindings and tooling in leather or cloth. The bindery owns an extensive range of cloths which are now unavailable new. The leathers used are supplied by J. Hewit and Sons Ltd. Edinburgh, Scotland. and are all acid free.
We also offer bookbinding classes either on an individual basis or in small groups.


330 Main Street
Chester, VT 05143
Phone: 802-875-5886


Open 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday inclusive. The Chester Bookworm has an interesting stock of many European publications. We provide an immediate quotation for book restoration with an opportunity to visit the bindery and choose materials, color, style etc. Also, we build books for special occasions such as marriages, anniversaries, or retirements.


The owners Ann and Malcolm Summers are members of the Vermont Antiquarian Booksellers Association