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First Edition Juvenile Titles

First Edition Juvenile Titles

The September 9th Sydney Rare Book Auction sale will feature a fantastic collection of juvenile titles. They range from first edition Beatrix Potter books, to a signed Dr Seuss and first edition Babars. See below for some of the highlights! Babar’s Travels, Brunhoff Jean De, London Methuen 1935 Original papered boards with some minor wear […]

Contemporary Erotica Collection

Contemporary Erotica Collection

Included in our next auction we have a fantastic collection of contemporary erotica. The books range from novels about prostitution and titles on obscure subjects like bondage, to erotic art and photography books and works that look at the history of sex. Much of the subject mater covered in these books is often considered taboo, […]

Hudson Fysh Collection & Aviation

Hudson Fysh Collection & Aviation

The September 9th Sydney Rare Book Auction will feature a fantastic range of aviation titles, including books from the collection of Sir Hudson Fysh, founder of Qantas. Many of the books contain Fysh’s signature and bookplate, as well as inscriptions by him in the margins relating to the text. Any aviation enthusiast will appreciate the […]


Over 100 Lots of Lindsay Material

Over 100 Lots of Lindsay Material

We have over 100 lots of Norman Lindsay material included in our June 24th auction. There are numerous limited editions from the Fanfrolico Press as well as from other publishers, plus many signed works on offer. There is a brilliant collection of  handwritten letters from Norman Lindsay to Lawson Glassop. These letters reveal a close […]