We have an interesting array of books up for sale; from a rare Hand-Book of the New Royal Exchange (Issued to visitors to the Great Exhibition of All Nations (1851)), to a book of Victorian water cures by noted Hydropathic Practitioner J.B. Keswick. Definitely ones not to try at home!!
Also local area interest items: Norfolk,Somerset,Wiltshire and Lancashire and some 16th/17th and 18th century books. Be sure to check out our auction on eBay auction ending this Sunday, 19th July 2020.
We are committed to the health and safety of our customers, and to help reduce the spread of COVID-19, Nuckley Rare Books will be temporary closed to face to face viewing and valuations from Sunday, March 22 until further notice.
Contact us for more detail about online viewings and valuations.
In 1950s New York, there were 368 booksellers in the city. Today, there are 79. Along with monumental changes in the dominate form of communication and electric media, the book and the bookseller may look like an anachronism of a bygone age — and you’d be wrong. From lifelong book dealers to rookies, The Booksellers looks at an old profession, and one of our most important.
Antiquarian booksellers are part scholar, part detective and part businessperson, and their personalities and knowledge are as broad as the material they handle. They also play an underappreciated yet essential role in preserving history. THE BOOKSELLERS takes viewers inside their small but fascinating world, populated by an assortment of obsessives, intellects, eccentrics and dreamers. In Theaters March 6, 2020 Director: D.W. Young