Chiswick Auctions

Nicholas’ appreciation for books was reinforced by his time spent at Exeter College, Oxford, where he read English Language and Literature. Before heading up Chiswick Auctions’ Printed Book Department, Nicholas worked for 17 years in the book department at Christie’s South Kensington where he was successively appointed Senior Specialist and Head of Department.

Nicholas now acts as a consultant in books, manuscripts and special collections for Chiswick Auctions. Nicholas has a broad knowledge of books across most areas, from incunables to Harry Potter. His particular interests are 19th and 20th-century literature, modern first editions, private press and illustrated books, maps and atlases.



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