Books & Maps

Books & Maps

Our burgeoning book department is enjoying healthy and rapid growth. We have achieved considerable success with the sale of collections of rare works by renowned authors and illustrators such as Arthur Conan Doyle, Charles Dickens, H Rider Haggard, Arthur Rackham, Kurt Vonnegut amogst many others.

All books are carefully appraised and catalogued, with detailed descriptions and condition reports prepared by our experienced and respected specialist, Michael Kousah, prior to exposure to an eager worldwide audience. To find out more about our forthcoming sales or talk further about potential consignments, please do not hesitate to contact one of our specialist team.

 


 

Our specialists

Our specialists hold regular valuation days. Please contact us for more information, or complete the form below to enquire about the valuation of your items. 

Michael Kousah

Michael Kousah
Books

Michael has been in the book trade for well over thirty years, During that time he ran his own bookshop in Ely for fourteen years. He was one of the U. K.'s first Founding/Associate members on the Sotheby's online auction site and for many years a member of the P.B.F.A.

T: 01279 817778
E: rarebooks@sworder.co.uk

Frank Barnett

Frank Barnett
Saleroom Manager

Frank has been with Sworders for over eight years, managing and coordinating our salerooms. He has a natural flair for interior design and oversees the presentation of our sales. He previously worked at Bonhams and Phillips, bringing a wealth of experience in the antiques trade.

T: 01279 817778
E: frankbarnett@sworder.co.uk


Request a valuation

If you're considering the sale of your items, we are happy to offer a free online valuation service. Please fill out the form and press the 'Submit' button below. Expect to hear from the appropriate valuer as soon as possible.

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