About Us

Hordern House, founded by Anne McCormick and Derek McDonnell is an internationally renowned bookshop, specialising in rare books, manuscripts and paintings.

We are open Tuesday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Outside normal business hours an appointment will be necessary.

You are welcome to view a selection of:

  • Travel & voyage books
  • Rare Australiana in all fields
  • Manuscripts
  • Illustrated books & Children's literature
  • Colourplate books
  • Historical maps and prints
  • Literature including fine sets
  • Early Australian paintings
  • Voyage art
  • Illuminated manuscripts
  • Fine and rare books
  • Early printed books