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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 […]


June 24th Auction Highlights

June 24th Auction Highlights

The Sydney Rare Book Auctions team hosted our most recent auction on June 24th, with a full auction room and numerous online bidders making the sale a huge success. There was a lot of interest both locally and internationally for the Norman Lindsay collection, fine bindings and antiquarian books on offer. Highlights for the sale […]

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 […]

Next Auction

Saturday 15th June at 1PM at 33b Nelson St, Annandale. There will be over 400 lots of rare and interesting books for sale. We have a huge collection of agriculture books, Indigenous titles, fine bindings, Australiana, art books, Norman Lindsay, Biggles and much more. We will be uploading the complete catalogue soon!


Rare Collection of Antiquarian Law Books

We are very pleased to be offering for sale an important collection of antiquarian law books which were gathered by Dr Peter Dingeldein, a now retired but eminent lawyer and banker who worked in the Middle East and Europe for 40 years. The books range in age from a 1558 book of early court cases that […]

Next Auction

Saturday 15th June at 1PM at 33b Nelson St, Annandale. There will be over 400 lots of rare and interesting books for sale. We have a huge collection of agriculture books, Indigenous titles, fine bindings, Australiana, art books, Norman Lindsay, Biggles and much more. We will be uploading the complete catalogue soon!