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01/12/2022 - 06/12/2022

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SELL FIRST EDITION BOOKS

Shapero Rare Books is always interested in acquiring rare books and first editions, of a similar quality to those found on our website, from single volumes to entire libraries

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THE BOND STREET BULLETIN

Rudolph Ackermann | The man who made memories

When we watch Bridgerton or the many film adaptions of Jane Austen novels, it...

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Time Travel: The History of Baedeker Guidebooks

Long before mobile travel apps there was the Baedeker Guide, indispensable for helping thousands of well-to-do travellers brave the perils of abroad

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Collecting James Bond First Editions

One of the most internationally celebrated fictional characters of all time, James Bond first editions are as enduring & alluring to collectors as the character himself...

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Caring for Antique Books

Here is some basic advice to help keep books in the best possible condition...

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