The Book Trader 

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7 North 2nd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

(215) 925-2080 

Everyday from 10 am to 10 pm 

(except Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Our Trading Policies 

Philly AIDS Thrift-a non-profit thrift store on
South 5th St.

The Book Trader is a used book store located in Old City Philadelphia. We have been open for over 30 years, although during the first 29 years we were located on South Street. In 2004 we moved to 2nd Street, where we currently reside.


  • We are pleased to announce that The Book Trader is featured in the new Jeff Daniels film, "The Answer Man" in theatres now. See the movie and then come and buy a book at the real place!