Dorothy Sloan -- Books

Announcing our Forthcoming Auctions:


Two Upcoming Auctions, Dates To Be Announced:

Auction 23: Americana:  The Usual Suspects--High Spots of Texas, the West, Mexico & the Borderlands
Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, Photography, Prints & Ephemera
Auction 23 Abstracts

The J. Dudley Thompson Collection on the Mexican-American War
Rare Books, Broadsides, Maps, Prints & Ephemera

For information on consigning, see How to Sell, below. In addition to our auction sales, we will be issuing a private treaty catalogue of books related to Texas county and local history, expected in the summer of 2010. Please contact our office at (512) 477-8442 or via email at for information on these and any other upcoming catalogues, or to be added to our mailing list.

How to Buy: Registration and Absentee Bidding

Auctions are confined to registered bidders, and reservations are required. If you would like to attend, please contact us. If you are not a registered bidder with us, please submit a bidder registration form. If you wish to place absentee bids, you may use an absentee bid form for your bids or call them in to 512-477-8442. Forms will be made available online when an auction is announced.

Live bidding on items via telephone is available. Please call (512) 477-8442 or email for information.

Live and absentee bidding via the Internet is available through Live Auctioneers.

If you would like to make reservations to attend an auction or require assistance or more information, please call us at (512) 477-8442, fax us at (512) 477-8602, or email us at Please read our Terms and Conditions of Sale. Dorothy Sloan, Texas Auctioneers License #10210.

Auction forms:
Bidder Registration Form [Web Form | PDF | MS Word]
Absentee Bid Form [PDF | MS Word]
Phone Bidding Request Form [PDF | MS Word]
Terms and Conditions of Sale [HTML | PDF | MS Word]

How to Sell

Items are sold at auction on consignment. If you have items you would like to sell, please call us at (512) 477-8442, fax us at (512) 477-8602, or email us at For more details on how consigning with us works, please review our standard auction consignment agreement, availble in Microsoft Word and PDF formats. Dorothy Sloan, Texas Auctioneers License #10210.