The Antiquarian Bookshop Baduel was founded in 1997 by Mario Tedeschini and it is located in the center of Orvieto. It has a collection of old and rare books, manuscripts, first editions, prints, maps, views, photography, out of print book and  modern first editions. Particular attention is paid to the legal and economic sciences with the publication of periodic catalogues. We carry out appraisals and evaluations. We are always keen to purchase  books, libraries, manuscripts and archives.

Opening Hours

The library observes the following schedule:
Winter 09.30/13.00 – 16.30/19.00. Closed Mondays.
Summer 09.30/13.00 – 17.00/19.30. Closed Saturdays.
It is advisable to call in advance.

Appraisals and catalogues:

Mario Tedeschini is a member of the Chamber of Surveyors and Experts No 90 and is a registered member of Consultant Technicians at the Court of Orvieto. He is qualified to issue expert opinions on the originality and value of books, prints, manuscripts, drawings, bibliographies and catalogues. Information on conditions and fees will be provided on request.

Mail order

The books and prints are in good condition and complete, unless otherwise indicated. Shipments are made by post or courier on delivery when the payment has been received, unless otherwise agreed. The postage and packing are charged to the customer. The goods are shipped at the customer’s own risk. The lack of some of the works does not entitle the rejection of the remaining frames. After 15 days (30 days for foreign customers) do not accept the dispatch of the goods claims. Those who wish to advance invoice, please indicate your account number
Match tax or VAT. Any dispute will be referred to the Court of Orvieto. We ship worldwide.

Legislation and regulations

For export outside of Italy of antique goods having the character of rarity and value they needed a certificate of free movement within the European Union and the export license for the countries from outside the EU. These authorizations are required from our bookshop on behalf of the purchaser and issued by the Superintendency of Library Heritage as established by the Decree of the legislation. 42/2004 Code of Cultural Heritage, the costs of this service are to be charged to the buyer.

The purchase and sale of antique goods having the character of rare and valuable that takes place at our bookschop is subject to the respect of rules provided by Legislative Decree no. 42/2004 Code of Cultural Heritage and Landscape. The personal data provided to fulfill this legislation will only be used for this purpose in accordance with Law n. 196 of 30-06-2003 laying down detailed rules for the protection of persons and other subjects regarding the processing of personal data.


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Credit card accepted by bookschop:


For payment by credit card with the bookschop Baduel you need to download the authorization form and send to us via fax.


pdf  Credit card authorization form