The Tale of Beatrix Potter
Owning a Beatrix Potter collection is like having a slice of literary history on your bookshelf. Her stories shaped bedtime reading for many book collectors who now hunt down rare copies of Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin, and Jemima Puddle-Duck.
Fine, private, and small presses vary from traditional publishing houses due to their size, scope, and specializations. Subterranean, Gregynog and Kelmscott are just three examples of publishing ventures adored by collectors.
George Orwell occupies a special place in 20th century literature thanks to fiction that forces the reader to think. More than 60 years after his death from Tuberculosis, rare editions of his books are highly desirable.› See the books
A painter, draughtsman and sculptor, Pablo Picasso was the most influential artist of the 20th century. Picasso illustrated many books, now treasured by collectors, and countless authors have analysed his art.› See the books
Discover our collection of collectable authors, including many first editions and signed books.