10 Rare Books, Manuscripts and Illustrations, from Daniel Defoe to J. K. Rowling

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Our forthcoming sale of English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations will present extraordinary material across the major collecting categories. The sale will include a remarkable collection of modern firsts from the library of Christian Hauer, as well as the collection of Judy Taylor, MBE featuring Edward Ardizzone and Beatrix Potter. On the 300th anniversary of its publication, one of the finest copies of Defoe’s Adventures of Robinson Crusoe is also offered, alongside the author’s rare first issue of Conjugal Lewdness. With estimates starting at £100, there is truly something for every collector.