Librairie Le Feu Follet - Paris - +33 (0)1 56 08 08 85 - Contact us - 31 Rue Henri Barbusse, 75005 Paris

Antique books - Bibliophily - Art works

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Les Partenaires du feu follet Ilab : International League of Antiquarian Booksellers SLAM : Syndicat national de la Librairie Ancienne et Moderne
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A dedicated page to appraise your book collection or antique documents.

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Frequently asked questions

Useful information not featured in other parts of the site is collected here. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please write or call us.

For detailed information on :
- our conditions of sale : click here
- our free valuation service : click here
- shipping and delivery : click here

All information that you do not find on the site are listed in this page. If any are missing, please email us or call us!

The Bookshop

What are your opening hours ?
The bookshop is open from Monday to Friday 11 :00 to 19 :00
all year round except holidays. 

Are all the books on available at the bookshop ?
The vast majority of the books on our website are indeed available at the bookshop. A few periodicals and rare works are stored offsite, but can be fetched within 48 hours.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us to confirm the availability of any item you may be interested in, or reserve it. 

How can I contact you regarding something I bought on ?
By telephone : 0033 1 56 08 08 85
By e-mail : Contact
In person : 31 rue Henri Barbusse, 75005 Paris.

Our online help page is available from Monday to Friday 11 :00 to 19 :00 when we’re online : help page

The books

Can you look for a specific book for me ? 
Unfortunately not. But you can sign up for an alert by clicking here : new alert

Can I order a book currently in print and pick it up at the bookshop ? 
We deal in antiquarian books only and are unable to order new books. 


When will I receive my order?
All our items are sent Colissimo tracked and signed for, which are generally delivered within 48 hours in France.
You can follow the progress of your item using the tracking link included in your confirmation email.
Should you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us by phone or email.

I’d like to buy someone a gift. Can you help me ?
Our team is on hand to help you find an exceptional item to suit your taste and budget.
We will help guide you to the ideal gift among our 25,000 books and unique works of art.

You can have your item sent to its recipient gift-wrapped, without an invoice, and with a personal message. Please let us know if you would like us to do so in the “Notes “ ("Commentaires") field when you place your order.

You can also find a range of gift suggestions in our gifts section (here)


I want to have a book or a collection valued. What should I do ? 
Please fill in our online form
which will allow you to contact us with your query quickly and easily.

You can also come to the bookshop in person from 15 :00 to 19 :00 Monday to Friday and meet with one of our experts (no appointment necessary).

What is the valuations process ?
We will respond to all queries we receive. In order to give you an accurate valuation, we will need to know a number of things (depending on the work). For further information, please see our notes on Tips for a successful valuation.

Do you charge for valuations ?
No, they are entirely free and without obligation.

How long does a valuation take ?
We aim to respond as quickly as possible to all requests for valuations (typically in a week).

You can follow the progress of your query on our website via your account. 

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