For collectors of pre-1945 Baedeker guidebooks. With advice on what to look for, editions, titles and price guidance.
Established in 1890 to publish information for booksellers on the old, rare and secondhand booktrade in Britain. Includes resources for the public and the trade.
Friends of the Chalet School
A society for those who enjoy and or collect the books of Elinor Brent-Dyer, in particular the Chalet School titles. Includes articles, book list and publishing history.
Great War Dust Jackets
Details a personal collection of dust jackets from books relating to The Great War published between 1914 and 1939.
London Rare Books School
Summer school offer a series of five-day, intensive courses by the Institute of English Studies, University of London. Description and booking information.
The Penguin Collectors’ Society
Explains their role is preservation and conservation rather than just collecting, and describes their activities. Includes valuation advice, publications and Penguin links.
A guide to sources of secondhand and antiquarian books in the UK, with listings of shops, fairs, auctions, online dealers, bookbinders, and links.
Ward Lock Red Guides
Website about the earlier (pre-1950s) editions of Ward Lock "Red" travel guides and aimed at fellow enthusiasts and collectors of these guides, to share and provide information about them, their history and bibliography.