We Buy Folio Society Books.

We are always looking to buy Folio Society books, so if you have books to sell, be that single volumes, boxed sets or an entire collection, we'd love to hear from you.

We can only give  a rough guide to the sort of prices we pay, but you can expect £2 per volume for pre 1980 books, £3 for books from the 1980s and £4 per volume for books from the 1990s and for books published since 2000 we will usually pay at least £5 a volume. More sought after titles would obviously attract a premium and boxed sets are priced on a pro-rata basis. We also buy Folio Society Limited Editions offering competitive prices for these titles.  The books should be in their slipcases and be in VG or better condition (see our condition definitions here).

While we buy most Folio Society books we are actively looking for the following titles.

Limited Editions:

The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer
Night Thoughts by Edward Young
Lord of the Rings leather bound limited edition
The Hobbit leather bound limited edition
The Silmarillion leather bound limited edition
The Diary of Samuel Pepys (11 vols.)
Doctor Johnson's Dictionary
Morte Darthur
The History and Adventures of the Renowned Don Quixote
The Benedictional of Saint Aethelwold
Ulysses
War and Peace
The Bird Paintings of Henry Jones
The Four Gospels
Les Miserables
The Decameron
The Letterpress Shakespeare

Standard Editions:

George Orwell (boxed sets)
Mervyn Peake; Gormenghast (3 vol. Boxed Set)
Arthur Conan Doyle; Sherlock Holmes (all Boxed Sets)
Graham Green (6 vol. Boxed Sets)
Philip Pullman; His Dark Materials (3 vol. Boxed Set)
Anthony Powell; A Dance to the Music of Time (4 vol. Boxed Set)
Churchill; The Second World War (6 vol. Boxed Set)
Churchill; The World Crisis (5 vol. Boxed Set)
P G Wodehouse (all Boxed Sets)
Dante; Paradiso & Dante; Purgatorio
The Complete Anthony Trollope (48 vols in total)
The Folio Society Nonesuch Dickens
Adventures of the Three Musketeers (3 vol. Boxed Set)
Patrick O'Brian; The Aubrey / Maturin novels
C.S. Lewis; Chronicles of Narnia (7 vol. Boxed Set)

You can contact us using the form below or by using the contact details at the bottom of the page. You should include your contact information, details of the books you wish to sell including all faults and your location. For larger collections we're happy to travel reasonable distances to collect the books. For smaller lots or for sellers further away we are happy to deal by post. Parcel2Go offers very competitive rates (approx £15 for upto 25kg).

 

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