• Now in Palm Beach: Bases Loaded.

Now in Palm Beach: Bases Loaded.

Raptis Rare Books was recently featured in the May 2019 issue of Modern Luxury Palm Beach. View the full issue here and view the rare inscribed first edition of The Babe Ruth Story featured here.

By |May 31st, 2019|News, Rare book highlights, Sports and Leisure|Comments Off on Now in Palm Beach: Bases Loaded.
  • The Masters of Mountaineering

The Masters of Mountaineering

It’s winter here in Vermont, and our rolling hills and green mountain-sides are blanketed in soft snow. It looks sublime, and it inspires thoughts of wilderness adventure. We are reminded of those who have followed those kindled inspirations and trekked the great outdoors – Heinrich Harrer, Edmund S. Hilary – mountaineers of the early to […]

By |March 4th, 2013|Creating a Collection, Sports and Leisure|Comments Off on The Masters of Mountaineering
  • Tennis and Book Collecting – A love love match.

Tennis and Book Collecting – A love love match.

Yesterday, September 13th, was the men’s tennis US Open finals. As you may know, the winner was Spain’s Rafael Nadal with his first ever US Open win. In doing so, he joined Don Budge, Fred Perry, Roy Emerson, Rod Laver, Andre Agassi, and Roger Federer in the exclusive society of those who have won each […]

By |September 14th, 2010|Creating a Collection, Sports and Leisure|2 Comments