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Specialising in literary first editions, including crime, science fiction, history, biography and children’s books, with the modern picture book and 20th century juvenile novels a particular speciality.

Larsen Books operates on-line from our home base in Exeter, 2 hours south of Sydney. Trading since 1987, James has developed a loyal clientele of collectors and readers.

We invite you to browse our stock or make an inquiry.

Conditions of Sale:

  • Unless otherwise stated, all books are first editions, octavo in size, and in their original bindings.
  • Every effort has been made to describe each book accurately, including the noting of price-clipped jackets and bookseller’s labels or stamps.
  • Any restoration or repair is done professionally with the best conservation material and methods, and is always noted.
    Our priority is the integrity of the book a hundred or two hundred years from now.
  • All prices are NET in Australian dollars. Postage is charged at cost. Registered & Express Post & insurance available at additional cost.
  • Books are dispatched in Australia by Australia Post and overseas by courier.
  • Any book may be returned for any reason within 5 days of receipt. Please notify us promptly if this is the case.
  • We accept payment by direct deposit, Mastercard, Visa and American Express.
  • Orders may be placed securely through this website or by email or phone.
  • If we are unable to take your phone order personally, please leave details of the book as well as your contact details, on our answering machine at any time.