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Rare & Collectible Book Auctions

Our business is rooted in a genuine passion for literature and the pursuit of rare books. We specialize in assembling collectible volumes and comprehensive collections. Additionally, we have a broad interest that spans various categories, such as travel and exploration, natural history, science, and significant printed and manuscript Americana.
Rare Book Auctions

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Sell Antiquarian Books and Sets at Auction

Rare Book Collections

Our auction consignment service is especially helpful for bibliophiles interested in consolidating or liquidating rare book collections.

If you are not an antiquarian book collector, please note that antique books ARE NOT old or used books. 90% of older, vintage or used books are not of any value or collectability, so please only contact us if you feel you have a book of special note or value.

Consign fine antique books or manuscripts at auction, or sign up for bidding alerts.

Antique Book Auctions

Antiquarian Books & Manuscripts

Sell antiquarian books (pre 19th century) at one of our rare book auctions. Special interest in illustrated works, important historical works, and natural history.

Consign fine antique books or manuscripts at auction, or sign up for bidding alerts.

SOLD FOR
$2,400

Incl. Buyer’s Premium

SOLD BY BRITANNIC

“London”, Edited by Charles Knight, 1841-1844

Sold for $2,400 at auction in September 2023

Selling Rare and Collectible Books

Benefits of Consigning with Britannic Auctions

Global Reach for Rare Books

We provide an online book auction experience that extends beyond geographical boundaries.

Consigning your rare and collectible books with Britannic Auctions means tapping into a global audience of passionate collectors and enthusiasts.

Your books become accessible to individuals not only in the United States, but in the UK, Canada, Europe and around the world.

This global reach ensures that your fine book or collection receives the attention it deserves, increasing the likelihood of finding the perfect buyer.

Real Results: Auction Prices Realized for Rare Books

Explore our past auction results to see some of the sales highlights from past collectible book auctions.

Access to an Extensive Book Collector Database

Our auction house boasts an extensive database of bibliophiles and rare collectors globally.

Additionally, we aggressively market our auctions to over 90,000+ collectors around the world.

Consigning your books with us means gaining access to this network of enthusiasts who actively seek new volumes for their collections.

The combination of our online platform and engaged collector community creates a dynamic marketplace for your rare and collectible books.

How to Consign

Submit your rare and collectible books for review, and let our auctions connect your books with collectors worldwide.

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