We will be away from the shop from Nov. 1 - Nov. 14. Any orders placed during that time will be fulfilled when we return. Thank you for your understanding.

Front Matter

Welcome to Kate Mitas, Bookseller. We specialize in antiquarian social history and vernacular material, particularly material by and about women, ethnicity, cookery, California, the environment, and the many intersections thereof.  We buy and sell in these and other areas, and are happy to assist you in building your collection. We may be contacted at info@mitasbooks.com or by phone at (510) 935-1479 Monday - Saturday, 10 AM - 5 PM; the office is open by appointment only. 

Testimonials

“You have some f---ing weird stuff!” - An appreciative curator at a major university library, visiting our booth at the Rare Books LA book fair and making their first purchase with us.