Prices realized at our past auctions
This first edition Hemingway sold at auction for $12,000 in October, 2021 Ernest Hemingway's debut novel, published by Charles Scribner's Sons, had a print run of just 5,090 copies, making this first edition desirable to collectors as copies in good condition are very...
This copy of Werner Nile Sketches sold auction for $1,200 in January, 2021 Beautiful folio published in 1875, Carl Werner's Nile Sketches. Includes a lithographed map, 24 chromolithographed plates, each with a captioned tissue guard, publisher's elaborate decorative...
This copy of William Shakespeare's works sold auction for $1,800 in January, 2021 "Shakespear Comprising his Dramatic and Poetical Works, Complete: Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copy Left by the Late George Stevens with a Glossary & Notes",...
We offer extremely competitive auction consignment rates to help you take the most home on auction day.
Your Online Antique Books & Collectibles Dealer
Antiquarian books preferably pre 19th century (1800s). We deal in individual volumes and sets of antique books.
Books on Magic
Out-of-print, antique books and manuscripts on magic, conjuring and the allied arts.
First Edition Books
Modern and antiquarian first editions with a focus on works by authors of note.
Vintage photos, autographs and classic movie memorabilia from the early days of Hollywood (1900 – 1959).
Antique photography including cabinet cards, CDVs, tintypes and daguerreotypes.
Collections of RPPCs (real photo postcards) and vintage Halloween postcards.
How can we help you?
Time is of the essence when it comes to a move! We’re here to help minimize stress with options to buy small collections directly, or to consign high value items at auction.
Situations change and though you still enjoy collecting, you might want to downsize and consolidate. We can help you sell part of your antique collection at auction.
Loved ones sometimes leave us with books or collectibles we don’t wish to hang onto; we can help you decide how to best handle such items.
Estates & Liquidators
Sell a collection at auction during estate liquidations or sales using our auction consignment service with purpose driven online marketing.
Buyers & Collectors
We hold online auctions several times throughout the year showcasing high quality books and antiques.
"Chris is very service oriented and was in constant communication with me throughout the process. He does all the research and finds the proper value for your item."
WE BUY, SELL & CONSIGN
Online auctioneer at your service!
We’re a family-run virtual auction house with a focus on rare books, antiques and collectibles.
We buy rare and antiquarian books, and offer an auction consignment service designed to present your rare and antiquarian books to a global market.
Consigning rare books is a great way to sell a library or special collection. Many of our consignors are interested in consolidating book collections to clear shelf space, prepare for a move, or liquidate collections after retirement.
No hassle, no fuss, this is truly the most streamlined way to consolidate your library or book collection.
TIPS & HISTORY ON BOOK COLLECTING
Knowledge is power when it comes to collecting or selling online. Most antique aficionados and...
It's (almost) all about condition. As with all items in the world of antiques, the condition of an...
As a family-run small business, we love being able to help our community deal with items that they’re ready to sell for one reason or another. Our family has had experience in the local Phoenix antique business for over 40 years.