Mallams has a long history of holding Book & Manuscript sales in our Oxford saleroom and our auctions include a wide range of Rare and Antiquarian Bindings, Modern First Editions and Maps, covering a number of topics including early printing, natural history, travel, children’s literature, art literature, private press and historical photography.

Given Oxford’s literary heritage we are particularly noted for selling works by Oxford authors including J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Oscar Wilde and Lewis Carroll.

Entries invited - we ask that you please first send images via our website or email All valuations (subject to the Government’s Covid Alert system) will be by appointment only.

Next Auction:

20 August 2020 - The Oxford Library Sale 

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