RARE BOOKS

& WORKS ON PAPER

Our Rare Books & Works on Paper Department offers a variety of material from early printed works, to medieval and early modern manuscripts, to modern first editions of fiction. The department also handles rare maps, ephemera, prints and works on paper. Hosting multiple sales throughout the year, the department holds additional sales of private collections such as the Collection of the late Hans Fellner (1925-96); the Henry Blofeld sale and books from the Library of Giancarlo Beltrame (1925-2011).

 

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MEET THE SPECIALISTS

“As a specialist in Fine Books and Works on Paper with over 40 years' experience, I understand your needs as a collector and seller. You can be confident that we will diligently research and catalogue all aspects of the written and illustrated word, enabling us to return the best results – when either buying or selling through our Salerooms.”

 
Clive Moss, Head of Books & Works on Paper

UPCOMING AUCTIONS

 

 
THURSDAY 27 JANUARY 2022

Explore latest Rare Books & Works on Paper auction including Contents from the Estate of Paul Gallico. 

 

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EXPERT EYE

 

 
CONTENTS FROM THE ESTATE OF PAUL GALLICO

It's all about Paul Gallico - Highlights from Our Upcoming Books & Works on Paper Auction

 

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AUCTION RESULTS

 

Sold for £17,500 incl. Buyer's Premium

The Byble, English.  Nicolas Hyll, 1551.

 

Sold for £7,500 incl. Buyer's Premium

Matisse (Henri). Odalisque au coffret rouge, signed, 1926. 

 

Sold for £8,125 incl. Buyer's Premium 

Emerson (P.H.). Pictures of East Anglian Life Illustrated, 1888.

 

BUYING & SELLING

Our Books & Works on Paper Department, consisting of three dedicated specialists, are on hand to provide their expert knowledge and advice. The department is available for free and no obligation valuations and are happy to guide you through the auction process.

 

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