About us

Who we are

Established in 1982, R. A. Gekoski Booksellers is one of the world’s leading specialist dealers in modern English, Irish and American literature.

What we specialise in

We specialise in first editions, association copies, manuscripts and archives, and artworks with literary associations. We are particularly interested in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Irish literature (Yeats and Wilde); twentieth century modernism (Conrad, Pound, Joyce, Eliot, Beckett)...

Our services

Our services include valuations, auction commissions, as well as institutional placement of significant archives.


We specialise in the placement of writer’s and publisher’s archives with our institutional clients.

Book Fairs

We are members of ABA and ILAB and exhibit at the New York and London International Antiquarian Bookfairs.

Dates and how to find us will be posted here closer to the time.


News Highlights


Jenny Todd, Publisher at Canongate, has acquired World Rights in DARKE, Rick Gekoski’s debut novel, from Peter Straus at Rogers, Coleridge and White. Jenny Todd…
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