Latest Posts

  • Chris Saunders introduces Sotheran's 14th Annual Vintage Travel Posters Sales & Exhibition

    We are pleased to announce Sotheran's 14th Annual Vintage Travel Posters Sale and Exhibition. Watch the video and listen to Chris Saunders briefly talk about the catalogue.
  • My weekly shelf walk. Arthur Rackham's Midas and more

    Arthur Rackham did some pretty splendid illustrations of old King Midas. They appear in Hawthorne’s Wonder Book and, quite by chance, there is a glistening copy for sale on our website - and a couple more fine Rackham’s just into stock
  • Healthy Interests

    With the world the way it is at the moment, we are all very mindful of taking care of ourselves and our loved ones. Sotheran's shelves hold all kinds of wisdom about diet, health, well-being and nursing from across the centuries that we'd like to share with you. Not everything here will be approved by modern medicine but just reading about it might make you feel better.

  • EXHIBITION: The Bird Woman

    The Bird Woman Rediscovering Remarkable Women 11th July - 1st August 2019   Sotheran's is proud to present an exhibition celebrating the work of E...
  • Bookfair: Firsts London Rare Book Fair

     Battersea park entrance to the fair The London Rare Book Fair is one of the largest events on the Antiquarian Book Dealer’s Calendar. With over 1...
  • EXHIBITION: Frank Dolphin

    Lizard Flora - Frank Dolphin Last night we were very excited to open our latest exhibition of prints by artist Frank Dolphin. It was a brilliant e...
  • Welcome to Sotheran's

    Welcome to the new home of the Sotheran's Blog! Having been around for over 250 years (and counting) we've developed a shelf-load of opinions, book banter and expertise we're eager to share. But before we go any further, I should probably introduce us properly..