Passages Bookshop & Gallery, located in Portland, Oregon, specializes in unusual, fine, and rare books and graphic art, focusing on poetry, modern art and literature, fine printing and artist’s books, and related materials.

We frequently host readings, book launches, and receptions in connection with our regularly changing exhibitions.

This site features a small selection from our inventory, as well as catalogues, exhibitions, and other news. Books listed here can be purchased easily through the site’s secure card processing, and you can see more of our inventory at the Passages Bookshop page on ABE.


Paintings, drawings, prints, broadsides, & books


Artwork from Brazil, Panama, Guatemala, Zimbabwe,
Taos Pueblo, Prague, San Francisco, Portland
, etc.

Books by Muriel Rukeyser, Michael Ondaatje,
John Muir, Patti Smith, James Baldwin,
John Ashbery, Richard Brautigan
, & many others


  Frederick "Pat" Crocker,  Trajes de Guatemala .  Original watercolor painting, Guatemala, 1950s.

Frederick "Pat" Crocker, Trajes de Guatemala.
Original watercolor painting, Guatemala, 1950s.