Ashton Rare Books

30 Glebe Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 8AH

Contacts: Les Ashton

Specialising in High Quality Fine Editions. Particularly Modern First Editions (Fiction), Plays (mainly 20th century), Signed and Association copies, Uncommon Editions, Children's Literature (mainly 20th century) and illustrated books. We are members of both the PBFA and ABA and practise under their guidance.

Exhibitor's Highlights



The Immortal Hour


Das Tagebuch (Anne Frank’s Diary) : First German Edition


Temples of Power : With the Scarce Wrapper


A Lough Neagh Sequence : Signed By The Author


The Sea Priestess


Votes for Catharine Susan and Me


Julian Bell – Essays, Poems And Letters : Contributions by J.M. Keynes, E.M. Forster, C. Day Lewis et al.


Mrs. Dalloway : The Uniform Edition With The Publisher’s Flyer For ‘The Uniform Edition’


A Trick Of The Light : Signed By The Author


Cheddar Gorge. A Book of English Cheeses : Special Edition Signed by Both the Author And Illustrator




I Am Your Brother : Rex Whistler Wrapper Artwork