Rare and Antiquarian Booksellers based in the heart of the Cotswolds
+44 (0) 1453 755 233
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Beatrix Potter

First and other important editions,
bibliographies and more


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William Morris
and the
Kelmscott Press

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Ian Hodgkins & Co. Ltd are specialist antiquarian booksellers, based in the heart of the Cotswolds. In our specialist areas we issue regular catalogues and maintain a large inventory, not only of rare and out of print books but also of prints, autograph letters, original artwork, proof wood engravings, photographs and ephemera.

Specialist Areas

Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

Books, letters, artwork and ephemera by or relating to the Pre-Raphaelites, including Rossetti, Millais, Holman Hunt, Burne-Jones & Ruskin.

Jane Austen & the Brontës

Books, letters and ephemera relating to Jane Austen, Charlotte, Emily & Anne Brontë and other family members, associates etc.

William Morris, Kelmscott, Arts & Crafts

Books, letters, artwork and ephemera relating to William Morris, the Kelmscott Press and The Arts & Crafts Movement in general.

Beatrix Potter Books & Collectables

Beatrix Potter first editions, pirated and other significant editions, original artwork, signed books and autographed material, plus works on Potter.

Wordsworth and the Lake Poets

Books including first and other significant editions of poetry by William Wordsworth and the Lake Poets, as well as autograph material.

Charles Darwin & Evolution Theory

Books and autograph letters by or relating to Darwin, including significant editions of key works such as ‘Origin of Species’ and ‘Descent of Man’.

Opera & Ballet History & Ephemera

Books, souvenir programmes and other printed ephemera plus original artwork and letters relating to Opera, Ballet and the Performing Arts.