Rare Books Live Online Auction

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Rare Books

Looking to sell?

Abbeys Auctions are holding a special rare books auction in January 2022.  If you would like to discuss your items with an expert, please please fill out the form here and we would be pleased to provide you with further details and an auction estimate for your pieces.

If you’re interested in some more information on some of the books in the catalogue, we asked book expert Jennifer Jaeger some questions about the upcoming auction. Read all about it in our blog, HERE.

Wanting to buy?

Every week Abbeys Auctions has a range of books in both the Weekly Estates Auctions and the Monthly Collectables & Classics Auctions. We are now very excited to run a special Rare Books Auction, specially curated by our valuers.

The Full Catalogue will be available soon for viewing and bidding online.

If you’d like to be informed about future specialist auctions please join our mailing list.


Postage will be a flat fee of $20 per order, sent via Australia Post with signature on delivery.
Insurance is calculated at an additional $10 for every $500 (see table below)

Order Value Standard Postage per order Insurance Total – Postage + Insurance
< $500 $20 $0 $20
$501 – $1000 $20 $10 $30
$1001 – $1500 $20 $20 $40
$1501 – $2000 $20 $30 $50
$2001 – $2500 $20 $40 $60
$2501 – $3000 $20 $50 $70

Please discuss your postage and insurance costs with our team when you call to pay for your items.