Books & Ephemera Sales

Our Book Department has a reputation for extremely thorough research and cataloguing, something larger auction houses are not always able to do – resulting in detailed attention from buyers across the world.

Books & Ephemera Sales at Keys Fine Art Auctioneers

The only specialist Books & Ephemera department in any East Anglian auction house, Keys Book Department has a high reputation among dealers and collectors both nationally and internationally. Offering all sorts of literature – from Machiavelli to Harry Potter – as well as specialist ephemera such as antiquarian maps, photography, postcards and cigarette cards, autographs and illustrations.

Books, Ephemera, Prints and Antiquarian Maps will be sold in dedicated Two-day Book Sales, of which six will be held throughout the year.


Our Books & Ephemera Sale dates for 2020 are as follows:


Thursday 13th & Friday 14th February.

Thursday 16th & Friday 17th April.

Thursday 18th & Friday 19th June.

Thursday 13th & Friday 14th August.

Thursday 15th & Friday 16th October.

Thursday 10th & Friday 11th December.


If you are wishing to sell any items through our Book & Ephemera Sales, please click here.

If you are wishing to buy through our Book & Ephemera Sales, please click here.

Our team

Andrew Lindsay-Bullock (Consultant)

Daniel Smith

Anne Pegg
David Broom


Andrew Lindsay-Bullock

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Forthcoming Books & Ephemera Sales

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