With more than thirty years of collecting experience, Paul Erano is a familiar figure at many of the pen shows throughout the United States. He writes extensively about fountain pens and his work appears regularly in various pen publications. He is the publisher of The Fountain Pen Journal (FPJ), an insightful and entertaining specialty magazine dedicated to the art of vintage fountain pens, that is currently enjoyed by hundreds of vintage pen collectors from around the world. More information and subscriptions can be obtained through this website.

Paul is also the author of Collecting and Valuing Fountain Pens and Fountain Pens Past and Present, two highly regarded books on the hobby of writing instruments.

Vintage pens and the hobby-at-large are our specialty and we will do our best to provide you with a variety of interesting items and information related to fountain pens and other fine writing instruments. For more information, contact Paul at

New Pens Posted 5/16/20!