Alfsen House Bookstore

Alfsen Brothers


Welcome to Alfsen House Books, located in historic Markham, Ontario. We have an inventory of over 40,000 hard cover and soft cover books. Our specialty is USED and OUT OF PRINT books - we do not sell new books.
Although books are our primary focus, we also sell original art works.

Our inventory of books is listed with the Advanced Book Exchange, (, an online resource for booksellers and buyers worldwide.

Browse Alfsen House Books via category at the Advanced Book Exchange
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Please direct any inquiries about books and authors via e-mail You may also reach us by telephone at: 905-294-2571

To order: Books listed with the Advanced Book Exchange may be ordered there online. Minimum purchase order is $5.00 To order directly from Alfsen House Books, place a hold on your order via e-mail. We will then confirm your order via e-mail, quoting the full price with shipping charges. Send your cheque or money order to: Alfsen House Books, 154 Main Street North, Markham, Ontario, Canada L3P 1Y3 Your order will be shipped immediately payment is received.


visit our art department at

Our art section features works by master artist John Martin Alfsen, Marion Beatrice Scott Alfsen, Andrew Alfsen and Adam Alfsen. See samples and a discussion of Swedenborgian Art.

John Martin Alfsen

Swedenborgian Art