British Topography

British Topographical Books at Forum Auctions relates to a variety of aspects of the British Isles, above and beyond the purely topographical. County and local histories, directories and other scholarly works on this country’s riches in the fields of antiquities, archaeology and regional customs and festivals, nestle alongside finely illustrated books including some of the most important colour plate books relating to the British Isles. 

Our rare British Topographical Books specialists have many years of experience in this area and are available to provide valuations and advise best path to market for any books on British Topography you may have, as well as advise on probate and insurance valuations for single items or collections. Please view the Experts section below for more information.

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Rupert Powell

Rupert Powell

Deputy Chairman, International Head of Books

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Dido Arthur

Dido Arthur

Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Justin Phillips

Justin Phillips

Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Max Hasler

Max Hasler

Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Rhiannon Spence

Rhiannon Spence

Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Hester Malin

Hester Malin

Junior Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Cosima Benson-Colpi

Cosima Benson-Colpi

Junior Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Lydia Gardner

Lydia Gardner

Junior Specialist, Books and Works on Paper

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Leo Hessian

Leo Hessian

Trainee Cataloguer, Books and Works on Paper

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Simon Luterbacher

Simon Luterbacher

Consultant, Books and Works on Paper

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What sort of books are covered by British Topography?
Our British Topography auctions feature a variety of rare books relating to the British Isles, including county histories, directories, chorographical chronicles, itineraries, colour plate books and other similarly illustrated works.
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