Sport and Pastimes

Sport and Pastimes at Forum Auctions focuses on rare books relating to the wide world of sport, in all its glorious forms, alongside the less vigorously competitive recreational pursuits, including games, hobbies and other pastimes. This also incorporates one of our most popular areas of rare book collecting, Food & Drink, as well as books and works on paper relating to other aspects of household management and crafts.

Our rare books specialists have many years of experience in these fields and are available to provide valuations and advise best path to market for any Sport and Pastimes rare books and works on paper 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 Sport and Pastimes books sell well at auction?
Sport and Pastimes books that always attract strong bidding at Forum Auctions include:
  • Boxing
  • Cricket
  • Field Sports (including hunting & shooting)
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Oympics
  • Racket Sports
  • Rugby

  • Angling
  • Card & Board Games
  • Chess
  • Food & Drink
  • Household Crafts
  • Food & Drink
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