Investing in rare books can be a fascinating and potentially lucrative venture. Rare books possess a unique allure as they represent a convergence of literature, history, and art.

By acquiring books that are scarce, in high demand, or have historical significance, investors can benefit from their appreciation in value over time. Rarity, condition, authorship, and historical importance are key factors that influence the value of rare books.

Conducting thorough research, consulting with experts, and keeping a pulse on market trends are essential for making informed investment decisions.

Additionally, investing in rare books can provide intellectual satisfaction as one explores the depths of literary treasures while enjoying the potential financial rewards they offer.

We research and write about opportunities from time to time. Follow this asset if you’re interested. We’ll send occasional updates.

Recently Published

moby dick

Rare Books Insider – Jan 6, 2022

This day is a dive into rare books performance, fractional secondary markets, auctions, and upcoming market IPOS, including;
-Moby Dick, Melville 1951 1st Edition

harry potter first edition

Rare Books Insider – Dec 20, 2021

Today is to keep you on course of rare books analysis of last week’s fractional secondary markets, auctions and this week’s fractional markets and lots more.

detective comics - penguin

Comic Books Insider – Nov 16, 2021

Today is an analysis of last week’s comic book asset performance, and this week’s secondary markets, at auction, and new assets, like;
-Detective Comics #58 CGC 8.0

churchill world war 2

Rare Books Insider – Nov 11, 2021

Today is an analysis of last week’s performance and this week’s performance of rare books assets, including;
-Churchill: The Second World War (Signed 1st Ed)
-Robert Frost: “A Boy’s Will” First Edition
-F. Scott Fitzgerald: The Great Gatsby (signed first edition)
-Lewis Carroll: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1st Ed)

silver surfer comic card

Comic Books Insider – Nov 11, 2021

Today is an analysis of last week’s comic book asset performance, and this week’s secondary markets, at auction, and new ipos, including;
-Silver Surfer #4 1969 CGC 9.8

amazing spider man comic books asset

Comic Books Insider

Today is an analysis of last week’s, this week’s, and new comic books assets performance.

karl marx book asset

Rare Books Insider

Today is an analysis of last week’s performance, this week’s performance, and new rare books assets performance.

What you get

Exotic market research
We study esoteric alternative investment markets and show you what’s interesting. We research stuff you never even knew existed.
Modern alt indexes

We create indices for eclectic modern alts. We’ve got a vinyl index, a whiskey index, and more. This helps us find the best buying opportunities for our alternative investment fund

Outlook and Risks

We wrap everything up with a rich qualitative analysis. You’ll understand the pros & cons of investing in all sorts of alternative asset classes.


Morgan Keim
Morgan Keim
Managing Director of Ocean Ridge Capital
Read More
I read your emails pretty religiously. Your issue on investing in tax liens is one of my absolute favorites. Great coverage for an otherwise totally grey area that seems to have little mindshare within the broader REI community.
Valentine Watkins
Valentine Watkins
Content Designer at Afterpay
Read More
Absolute must-read every time it hits my inbox. Stefan and Wyatt are web wizards, appraising assets using a mixture of arcane product knowledge, SEO sorcery and metrics magic. They lift a veil shrouding the Internet to show its secret world of investment opportunities.
Benjamin Hoffman
Benjamin Hoffman
Co-founder at
Read More
Alts is the only email newsletter I've read from start to finish from day one. The effort that Stefan & Wyatt provide is the next-level analysis you've been waiting for. They break down each asset in detail, metric by metric, and serve it up in a brief email with graphics and links.
Dominic Wells
Dominic Wells
Founder, Onfolio
Read More
I've recently discovered the Alts newsletter, and am enjoying it. They don't strictly focus on digital assets, which actually helps it keep it more unique in my opinion.
Sourabh Soni
Sourabh Soni
Software Engineer, Cisco
Read More
Brilliant writing. I'm not usually a long form reader, but I read your articles almost all the time in one go. Thanks for such interesting writing.
Jessica Farrimond
Jessica Farrimond
Senior Performance Consultant, Crypto Enthusiast
Read More
Alts brings me unique investment opportunities and insights that I wouldn’t have known about otherwise. For me, it’s a simple and enjoyable way to stay informed on financial topics that are way outside of the mainstream news sources.