245 Pearl Street
Monterey, CA, U.S.A.
Carpe Diem Fine Books is a professional bookseller offering a discriminating selection of out-of-print, signed and unusual books in all fields – with an emphasis on the history and literature of California and the West. Proprietors James Bryant and Mary Hill, members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, have served an international clientele of private collectors and libraries since 1995. Their book gallery, located in a charming 1930's Carmel stone building just steps from the Robert Louis Stevenson House in historic Old Monterey, features a constantly changing inventory - from the classics to the unexpected.
Your satisfaction is guaranteed. All items are offered subject to prior sale.
Institutions can be invoiced according to their requirements.
For our California customers - we are required to collect CA sales tax on all purchases shipped within the
state (unless we have your valid CA resale certificate on file). The appropriate amount will be added when
your order is processed.
RETURNS. Any purchase can be returned for any reason; we will (cheer)fully refund the purchase price if
notified within o...
All domestic orders include FREE USPS TRACKING and are usually shipped within 24 hours via Priority or Media Mail.
Overseas orders shipped via USPS Airmail at cost unless other arrangements made. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.