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Serendipity Books

Stacks of used books, especially antiquarian books in a wide range of subjects. Modern first editions, English & American literature. Unfortunately, there is no complete catalog.

Moderate to high, depending on the book

Special Features:
Catalogs of selected subjects; on-line searching of selected stock. ABAA member.

Location: 1201 University Ave.
On University near Curtis, near San Pablo (see their webpage for more)

Parking lot next to store; six blocks from North Berkeley BART; near intersection of AC Transit 51 and 72/73 routes. Floorspace clogged with shelf overflow to a serious degree, some books on very high shelves.

Service: Fair to good.


  • Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm


Last updated: 17 July 2000