Books & Manuscripts Auctions

Anderson and Garland Auctioneers hold dedicated book auctions three times per year, which include Manuscripts, Antiquarian Books, Modern First Edition Books and Maps. Some Antiquarian and other  general books of more modest value are sold in our fortnightly Homes & Interiors Auctions.

Our book specialist, John Anderson offers friendly and professional advise on selling single lots through to private collections and libraries.

If you are considering entering books or manuscripts into auction or require a free valuation, please contact us.


Lot 396-Bound ephemeral relating to Alnwick.

Alnwick interest: Adamson (William) Notices of the Services of the 27th Northumberland Light Infantry Militia, published Newcastle 1877; sold for £820.

Lot 1028-Stoker (Bram) Dracula, 8vo, original...

Stoker (Bram) Dracula, 8vo, original mustard-coloured cloth with red lettering, First Edition, First Printing on thicker paper, sold for £5,300. 

Lot 609-† Heylyn (Peter) Cosmography in Four Books,...

† Heylyn (Peter) Cosmography in Four Books, containing the Chorography and History of the Whole World, folio, contemporary calf, 4 engraved maps, sold for £480. 

Lot 958-Book of Hours, use of Rome. Heures a lusaige de...

Book of Hours, use of Rome. Heures a lusaige de Romme, 8vo, contemporary calf with double gilt fillet, fleuron at corners, central cartouche enclosing remains of painted arms of original owner, rebacked, sold for £7,800.



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The Collectors' Auction
The Collectors' Auction
14th Jun, 2023 - 15th Jun, 2023

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