Value of the Book

Mon, 01/14/2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

             Are you holding onto a rare first edition?  Have a priceless signed copy?  A sought-after collector’s item?  Bring up to three books to the

Value of the Book

 a workshop with expert, Ray Rickman

Monday, January 14, 7 p.m.


During this fun interactive program, Mr. Rickman will offer his thoughts on book values drawing on his years of experience as a longtime rare-book dealer in Providence and the former host of “Bestsellers” on Rhode Island Public Television.

In an Antiques Roadshow-type format, Mr. Rickman will cover what makes a book valuable and what types of books have the highest retail value. He will offer complimentary estimates of up to three of your books’ market value.

Mr. Rickman is the founder of The Rickman Group, a Providence-based management consultant firm, offering advice to companies and nonprofits to improve their strategic, financial and operational position and performance. A former state representative, Ray Rickman lectures throughout Rhode Island and beyond on a broad range of historical and cultural topics pertaining to American literature and African American history.  

Call (401) 421-0606 or email for more information.