22nd February 2018
The Winter Olympics are not often the scene for British sporting triumphs. At this year’s Olympics we have 4 medals to date, one of which is gold. We may possibly win another medal, which would make the Pyeongchang Olympics our most successful Winter Olympics ever. We have, however, managed a few sporting coups at the Winter Olympics over […]
26th January 2018
Our New Stock catalogue is out now, packed with fantastic items of sports memorabilia. Big names from various sports feature heavily: cricket’s Jack Hobbs and Les Ames; golf’s Henry Cotton; football’s Ray Wilson and Bob Paisley and athletics’ legendary Zatopek, to name but a few. Two characters stand out for both their achievements and their […]
11th January 2018
Footballers are on the move again in this month’s football transfer window. Remember the first £1 million transfer deal, done in 1979? Legendary Nottingham Forest manager, Brian Clough bought Trevor Francis from Birmingham City for £1,180,000 including VAT and fees. Francis’ deal was double the amount received by Liverpool when Kevin Keegan was sold to […]
Are you interested in selling sports memorabilia, including old cricket books, golf books, football and rugby books? You may have built up a special collection over many years and have now decided to diversify in some way. You may have just discovered a great uncle’s amazing collection of rugby programmes or tennis books languishing in an attic. We are always interested in anyone selling sports memorabilia and we are always keen to buy good quality sports books and memorabilia. We pay top prices for the right sort of material, but the condition needs to be good and the item of a significant rarity to obtain these prices. While we are keen to offer a good price for any item, all vendors should be aware that we do, of course, buy to re-sell at a profit.
Do not be afraid to approach us if you are only looking to sell sports books and sports memorabilia in small quantities or number. We buy any amount of sports books and related material from the largest libraries or collections to the tiniest, single pamphlet. Quality is the key ingredient for us: the rarity of the items; their condition and whether they fill a key gap in our extensive stock. There are a great many books that we don’t want – that we already have or hold little re-sale value for us – so please do not be offended if we decline to make any sort of offer. In these cases, we are always happy to suggest others ways and channels that you may want to look at for selling sports memorabilia.
We offer free valuation of items over the telephone, but for a more accurate appraisal
please take a photograph of your item and send it via email as a jpeg file. Once we can
gauge condition, etc, we are able to make a more realistic valuation. So, the more details
concerning provenance and condition that you can supply, the better able we are to give you a pinpoint valuation.
If we are both happy to buy and sell, before you finally sell sports memorabilia to us, we will require identification and / or proof of
address if we haven’t dealt with you before. This is to ensure the authentic and honest provenance of every item we buy.
For more information or to discuss an item you are interested in selling, contact us:
Tel: 01252 851040