Auction Houses

These auction houses have appeared in ABPC, some every year and others from time to time. Clicking on the auction-house name will bring you the address, telephone number, and an email address.

Ader Nordmann
Ader Picard Tajan
Aldridges of Bath
Australian Book Auctions Gallery
Baltimore Book Company
biblion Auctions
Bloomsbury Auctions Ltd. Until 29 March 2004, it was Bloomsbury Book Auctions. Now formally part of Dreweatts & Bloomsbury
Bonhams & Butterfields In 2002 Ebay sold Butterfields to Bonham's.
Bonhams (England)
Bonhams (New York)
Book Guild of Portsmouth
Bradford Galleries Ltd.
Bubb Kuyper
Burchard Galleries Inc.
California Book Auction Galleries - See Butterfields
Charles Hamilton Autographs Active in the 1970s and 1980s
Christie, Manson & Woods (Australia) Ltd.
Christie, Manson & Woods International, Inc.
Christie, Manson & Woods, Ltd.
Christie’s International SA
Christie’s Los Angeles
Christie’s Roma
Christie’s South Kensington
Christie's Paris
Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
Dominic Winter Book Auctions
Dorothy Sloan
Doyle New York See William Doyle Galleries
Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Formerly Dreweatt-Neate. Now combined with Bloomsbury and part of the Stanley Gibbons Group
Drouot Estimations
Edelman Auction Service
Eldreds Auction Gallery Formerly Robert C. Eldred
ELR Auctions
F. Doerling (now part of Ketterer)
Galerie Koller
Germann Auction House Ltd
Gonnelli Casa d'Aste
Gorringes Auction House
H. Th. Wenner
Hanzel Galleries Closed in 1998
Harris Auction Galleries Closed in 2001
Hartung und Hartung
Hauff & Auvermann
Hauswedell und Nolte
Herman Darvick Autograph Auctions Not currently active
International Autograph Auctions Ltd.
J.L. Beijers B.V.
Jeschke Van Vliet
Jeschke, Hauff & Auvermann Now Hauff & Auvermann
Jochen Granier
John Bellman
John Nicholson
Kane Antiquarian Auction
Keno Auctions
Ketterer Kunst/ F Doerling New York Office: (212) 769-2013
Lang's Auction, Inc.
Laurin Guilloux Buffetaud Tailleur
Lawrences Auctioneers
Leonard Joel
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers,
Lyon & Turnbull Ltd
Metropolitan Book Auction
Moirandat Company AG Also sales in conjunction with Stargardt and with Kornfeld
Montreal Book Auctions Closed in 1979
Morton Casa de Subastes
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New England Book Auctions Now owned by Paul & Florence Muller-Reed. The new physical address is 220 Greenfield Road, South Deerfield MA 01373. Name changing to New England Auctions.
New Hampshire Book Auctions now known as and selling estates and boats on site and on the Web, along with occasional book sales
Northeast Auctions
Oinonen Book Auctions - now New England Book Auctions See above under New England Book Auctions for current
PBA Galleries
Phillips Auctioneers (Phillips, Son & Neale) Bonham's now owns Phillips in London. To contact the book department, please see Bonham's.
Phillips in Scotland Now part of Bonhams
Pierre Berge & Associes
Profiles in History
Quinn's Auction Galleries & Waverly Rare Books Before 2006, Waverly Auctions
R. M. Smythe & Co., Inc. Sold to Spink
Rago Arts and Auction Center
Reiss & Sohn
Riba Mobley Auctions, Inc.
Richard C. Frajola, Inc. Closed in 1995
Richard H. Bourne Company, Inc.
Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries
Scribe's Perch
Skinner, Inc.
Sotheby’s (London)
Sotheby’s (New York)
Sotheby's Australia
Sotheby's France SA
Sotheby's Italia
Spink USA Has taken over Smythe and Shreves
Swann Galleries, Inc.
Taviner's Auction Rooms
The Romantic Agony; Devroe & Stubbe
Toovey's Formerly Rupert Toovey & Co., Ltd
Van Gendt Auctions
Venator & Hanstein KG
Villa Grisebach
William Doyle Galleries
Woolley & Wallis
Zisska & Kistner Sold in 2007
Zubal Auction Company