• Black Swan Books will be closed January 10-24.
  • The broadsides Wild Geese and Mad Farmer are both sold out. 

Wendell Berry Broadside

broadsideWe have discovered a few copies of  Wendell Berry’s “St. Viph, December 21, 1944″ broadside. These were published in 1994, a printing of 175.  

Our new Wendell Berry Broadside, “MANIFESTO: THE MAD FARMER LIBERATION FRONT”, is now available.  The broadside is limited to 250 signed copies.




Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860

Copies of the trade edition of Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860 by Genevieve Baird Lacer and Libby Turner Howard will be available after February 12.  A limited number of autographed copies will be available.

The trade edition is priced at $75.



A Lexington Tradition Since 1984

For over twenty years, Black Swan has promoted the talents of local Kentucky authors, as well as hosting nationally recognized authors, both established and upcoming.

Just as we sell through the Internet, we also offer special ordering services to our customers to provide a wider base of out-of-print and specialized titles, bindings, and publishers.