ALDE is the first auction house in France specializing exclusively in books and manuscripts. It was founded by the auctioneer Jérôme Delcamp.
The name ALDE is a tribute to the greatest Venetian printer, Aldus Manutius (1450-1514), known in France as Alde Manuce.
ALDE provides the finest service in the complex field of printed books and manuscripts.
ALDE collaborates with the best French experts, bringing to consignors and buyers their unrivaled professional skills.
We are always available for advice and expertise for appraisals, sale or purchase of fine books at auction.