The Collector's Library

Great books for discerning readers


The Collector’s Library

The Collector’s Library is the jewel in our crown. It restores traditional visual and tactile pleasures to the joy of reading.

The books represent the marriage of great literature to high aesthetic and craft standards, using the technology of the 21st century to produce something classic and at the same time unmistakeably modern.


Collector’s Library Editions

The Collector's Library Editions consists of large-format (297mm x 230mm) complete works, story anthologies and scholarly abridgements, all containing the finest illustrations.

Beautifully designed for readers' libraries and all who love classic literature produced to traditional high standards; substantial books bound in real cloth, illustrated throughout, with head and tailbands, ribbon markers, top edge gilt and handsome jackets.


Boxed Sets

The Collector’s Library provides a range of elegant boxed sets containing copies of authors’ best-loved works in a luxury case with padded cloth top and ribbon opener.

Each set offers significant savings over single volumes bought separately. The set will delight serious book collectors, and each one makes a perfect gift for every generation and will adorn bookshelves and bedside tables.

Some of our best sellers

‘It is delicious to see gilt edges again. ... They are far more pocket-sized than any paperback.’

Joanna Trollope
Joanna Trollope, Novelist

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