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Secondhand and Antiquarian Bookshops in the UK 2018

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Aardvark Books Ltd
The Bookery
Manor Farm  Brampton Bryan 
BUCKNELL  Shropshire  SY7 0DH   map
tel: 01547 530888 or 01547 530744  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00, Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sunday 10.00 -4 .00.
50,000 titles covering all subjects. Books are a mixture of secondhand, new, remainders and a small section of rare and antiquarian. Particularly strong for art and related areas. Interested in purchasing libraries. Recently moved up the road to a larger building.

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Abacas Books & Cards
56 - 60 Millrise Road
Milton 
STOKE-ON-TRENT  Staffordshire  ST2 7BW   map
tel: 01782 543005  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00 (1.00 Saturday).
Medium size stock on most subjects, from paperbacks to antiquarian books. We also stock new local history books & greetings cards. Established 1980.

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Addyman Books
39 Lion Street
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5AD   map
tel: 01497 821136  fax: 01497 821732  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.30 - 5.30.
A large stock of second hand books. Specialising in modern first editions, literature, eighteenth and nineteenth century and antiquarian. We also have two other shops in Hay, The Addyman Annexe and Murder and Mayhem - specialising in mystery, detective fiction and true crime.

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Albamusick
55 Otago Street
GLASGOW  Lanarkshire  G12 8PQ   map
tel: 0141 357 1795  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.30.
Secondhand and antiquarian sheet music of all types together with related books. This vast collection of classical music, probably the largest in Britain, includes much of the standard repertoire and many items that are now out of print. We are about a mile west of George Square and close to the University and Kelvin Art Gallery and Museum.

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Alsager Book Emporium
Hassall Road Methodist Church Methodist Church
Hassall Road 
ALSAGER  Cheshire  ST7 2HE   map
tel: 01270 625444  e-mail  web
Open: Fridays 10.00 - 2.00, Saturdays & Bank Holiday Mondays 10.00 - 1.00.
40,000 Secondhand books on all subjects. Special sections on local history/theological/antiquarian books. Parking on road outside. Tea and coffee available.

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Ann Green Secondhand Books
20 Thoroughfare
HALESWORTH  Suffolk  IP19 8AH   map
tel: 01986 874447  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00, early closing Thursday.
Something for everybody, from paperbacks to antiquarian books.

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Antiquates
12A West Street
WAREHAM  Dorset  BH20 4JX   map
tel: 01929 556 656  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 5.00.
Antiquates specialises in early and hand-press printing - but not excluding all others! Our bias is towards the unusual, the interesting and the important - and we try to offer our customers a varied selection, along with the advice on library development and special purchases.

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Antiques Centre Berwick
95 Main Street
Tweedmouth 
BERWICK-UPON-TWEED  Northumberland  TD15 2AW   map
tel: 01289 309911  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 6.00.
Thousands of books from antiquarian to modern fiction.

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Any Amount of Books
56 Charing Cross Road
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2H 0QA   map
tel: 020 7836 3697  web
Open: 7 days 10.30 - 9.30.
Rare books, first editions, modern literature, art, poetry, scholarly/academic books, antiquarian, leather bound sets, general stock. We buy large collections of books anywhere in the known world.

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Archive Bookstore
83 Bell Street
MARYLEBONE  London  NW1 6TB   map
tel: 020 7402 8212  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 6.00.
General stock of secondhand books with some antiquarian. Large stock of printed music, popular and classic (piano scores, piano duets and duos, chamber music, opera) Two floors of sought-after, selected titles in all subjects. Forecourt bargain stall of several hundred cheaper books and quality reductions.

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Armchair Books
72-74 West Port
EDINBURGH  Midlothian  EH1 2LE   map
tel: 0131 229 5927  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Sunday 10.00 - 6.30
Some of our rarer and more unique books are listed on AbeBooks: https://www.abebooks.co.uk/armchair-books-edinburgh/7238158/sf We keep a wide variety of modern and antiquarian stock, including early edition Harry Potter books.

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Bailey Hill Bookshop
Fore Street
CASTLE CARY  Somerset  BA7 7BG   map
tel: 01963 350917  fax: 01963 351230  e-mail  web
Open: 9.30 - 5.30.
We stock a combination of new, secondhand and some antiquarian books. We also sell cards and prints. We can post books to you the same day if we have them in stock, and can have books that are not in stock by the next working day.

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Barry McKay Rare Books
Kingstone House
Battlebarrow 
APPLEBY-IN-WESTMORLAND  Cumbria  CA16 6XT   map
tel: 017683 52282  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
5000 books mainly on the Arts & History of the Book; and a good stock of Antiquarian Books including many Provincial Printings. Saturday Afternoons are a bit iffy and a definite no-no on international rugby afternoons, so please phone first.

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Ben Nevis Book Corner
Monzie Square
FORT WILLIAM 
tel: 01397 703456
Ian Abernethy at Ben Nevis Book Corner has been selling secondhand, out-of-print and antiquarian books for the past 25 years.

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Bennett & Kerr Books
Millhill Warehouse
Church Lane  Steventon 
ABINGDON  Oxfordshire  OX13 6SW   map
tel: 01235 820604  fax: 01235 821047  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 5.30, Saturday less regularly. Closed for lunch.
Rare & scholarly books on the history, art, architecture, literature, philosophy and religion of the Middle Ages and Renascence, including: Byzantine, Anglo-Saxon, Viking & Islamic worlds. Warehouse in a farmyard at the far end of this picturesque medieval village. Please ring for directions and availability.

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Bernard J Shapero Rare Books
32 St. George Street
MAYFAIR  London  W1S 2EA   map
tel: 020 7493 0876  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 6.30, Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
Rare and antiquarian works, including extensive travel and mountaineering books, colour plate and illustrated, early English printed and modern literature. Our stock comprises over 4000 rare books and over 3000 maps, prints and photographs.

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Berwyn Books
Unit 4 Spencer Ind Estate
Liverpool Road 
BUCKLEY  Flintshire  CH7 3LY   map
tel: 01244 541415  e-mail  web
Open: Appointment necessary.
Over 20,000 books on our constantly updated internet inventory. Valuations, bookbinding and clearance services.

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Besleys Books
4 Blyburgate Town
BECCLES  Suffolk  NR34 9TA   map
tel: 01502 715762  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00, closed Wednesday.
Traditional secondhand and antiquarian bookshop on two floors and in 5 rooms.

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Better Read Books and Gifts
18 Ythan Terrace
ELLON  Aberdeenshire  AB41 9LJ   map
tel: 01358729922  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
A large stock of quality affordable secondhand and antiquarian books. Friendly and helpful staff. We also stock new books, hold poetry evenings and do book launches for local authors. Art by local artists available.

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Black Gull Books
121 High Road
East Finchley 
FINCHLEY  London  N2 8AG   map
tel: 020 8444 4717
Open: 7 Days a week 9.30 - 7.00.
Books bought and sold. Remaindered, secondhand and antiquarian. Art, philosophy, psychology, history, fiction, film. Books of Irish Interest.

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Blackwell's Rare Books
48-51 Broad Street
OXFORD  Oxfordshire  OX1 3BQ   map
tel: 01865 333555  e-mail  web
Open: Monday & Wednesday - Saturday 9.00 - 6.00, Tuesday 9.30 - 6.00.
Blackwell's Rare Books buys and sells rare and collectable books in all fields, especially modern first editions, private press and antiquarian books on subjects from literature and philosophy to medicine and topography, including early printing and fine bindings.

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Bodorgan Books
11 High Street
Malltraeth 
BODORGAN  Anglesy  LL62 5AS   map
tel: 01407 840522
Open: Appointment only until early 2018 due to family illness.
We stock a wide range of new and secondhand books, including children's books, wildlife and local and general interest. We have a wide range of out of print and rare books at reasonable prices. These include modern first editions, wildlife books,vintage children's books and antiquarian books.

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Book
17 Merrial Street
NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME  Staffordshire  ST5 2AE   map
tel: 01782 630201  e-mail
Open: 7 days 9.30 - 4.30.
Our stock is mainly second-hand but we do carry a number of new books. We have a good History. Military and Transport sections. All visitors from outside of our immediate area will be given Coffee or Tea.

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Book Stalls
35-40 Central Market
Sincil Street 
LINCOLN  Lincolnshire  LN5 7ET   map
tel: 01522 873403  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Three books stalls, Full Circle Books (paperback fiction), Shane Chapman Books(non-fiction, first editions, bindings and antiquarian) & Unicorn Tree Books (new and secondhand books on a variety of subjects, particularly Christian). See market website above for more details

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Bookbane
Unit 9
Felin Fawr  Coed y Parc 
BETHESDA  Gwynedd  LL57 4YY   map
tel: 01248 600 632  e-mail
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 6.00.
25,000 books in Welsh, English & other languages. Poetry. Technical publications from the 19th & 20th centuries. Working class movement library. Shop & bindery in interesting early 19th century quarry workshop.

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Bookends Secondhand Bookshop
Railway Terrace
Dufferin Avenue 
BANGOR  Co. Down  BT20 3AB   map
tel: 02891 229783  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
General secondhand stock with some antiquarian and collectable books.

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Books and Ink Bookshop
4 White Lion Walk
BANBURY  Oxfordshire  OX16 5UD   map
tel: 01295 709769  web
Open: Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 4.00, Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Large general stock of antiquarian, secondhand, and new titles on all subjects. 22,000+ books over 2 floors. Booksearches undertaken. Stock updated daily. Come and visit us in the heart of this historic market town.

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Books Revisited (Charity Bookshop)
110 High Street
Coleshill 
BIRMINGHAM  West Midlands  B46 3BL   map
tel: 01675 464 853  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Fiction, children's, sport, travel, art, history, auto/biography, gardening, cookery, literature, CDs + DVDs, foreign language, humour, music, entertainment and some antiquarian and collectables. We probably have close to 25,000 books and are able to check stock rooms upon request. A charity Bookshop with 4 rooms on a small High Street. We are located in an old building with a lot of character and all proceeds go to the Mary Ann Evans Hospice, a local charity.

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Bookworm
150 High Street
TEWKESBURY  Gloucestershire  GL20 5JP   map
tel: 01684 438385  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Bookworm is a charity shop specialising in second-hand and antiquarian books, music, CDs, DVDs and sheet music.

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Broad Street Book Centre
6 Broad Street
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5DB   map
tel: 01497 821919  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.30.
Sixteen book sellers under one roof. Specialities include music, military, maritime, sport, antiquarian, geology, Observer, Ladybird and Shire books, history, children's, railways, cookery, modern firsts, Churchill, and women writers. Be part of the "Town of Books". Fully serviced units available to specialist book dealers, including internet listing of your stock.

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Bryars and Bryars
7 Cecil Court
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2N 4EZ   map
tel: 020 7836 1910  e-mail  web
Open: Monday-Saturday 11.00 - 6.00.
Rare and antiquarian books, maps and prints. Specialising in early printing, classical texts and translations, atlases and books with maps, early maps of all regions, illustrated travels, and antique topographical and natural history prints.

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C. Arden Bookseller
The Flat
Cranbourne House  The Pavement 
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5BU   map
e-mail  web
Open: By appointment
Visits by appointment and postal orders. New, secondhand and antiquarian books on natural history, the New Naturalist series, gardening, botany, entomology, ornithology and beekeeping. Catalogues issued. We are always interested in buying large or small collections of books in our specialist subjects.

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Caledonia Books
483 Great Western Road
GLASGOW  Lanarkshire  G12 8HL   map
tel: 0141 334 9663  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 6.00.
Large good quality general stock, some antiquarian and particularly literature, the visual arts and Scottish books.

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Camden Lock Books
Old Street Station
4 Saint Agnes Well  
THE CITY  London  EC1Y 1BE    map
tel: 02072 530666 02072 530 666  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 8.30 - 7.00, Saturday 12.00 - 5.30.
We have a back room with great general secondhand,collectable, antiquarian, photographic, travel, fine bindings, literature, first editions, art, fashion, sport, military, ephemera, architecture, miniatures, childrens', natural history, and local history books. Camden Lock Books, located in Old Street Station, is also one of the Capitals most iconic independent new bookshops(+ dealership in ECM Jazz CDs).

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Camilla's Bookshop
57 Grove Road
EASTBOURNE  East Sussex  BN21 4TX   map
tel: 01323 736001
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.30.
A stock of some 50,000 titles, including children's, needlework, art & antiques, transport, military and antiquarian.

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Carmarthenshire Rare Books
Milford House
87 Lammas Street 
CARMARTHEN  Carmarthenshire  SA31 3AY   map
tel: 01267 223343  e-mail
Open: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9.00 - 3.15.
General secondhand and some antiquarian books, Welsh interest.

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Carraig Books Ltd
73 Main Street
BLACKROCK  Co. Dublin 
tel: 01 288 2575  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 5.00, Saturday 10.00 - 3.30. Closed for lunch 1.00 - 2.00.
Over 70,000 old, out-of-print, rare and antiquarian volumes in stock. Irish books, catholic and general titles.

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Castle Books
20A Church Street
BEAUMARIS  Anglesey  LL58 8AB   map
tel: 0124 8811394 or 07835 927 541  e-mail
Castle Books has moved just a few yards to its own premises just past the Post Office and opposite the parish church. History, Welsh interest, archaeology, travel, walking, maps, natural history and rural affairs, literature, Penguins, Ladybirds, Tunnicliffe, Observers, good transport section. Ever changing stock, friendly book chat, booksearch, fair prices, books bought. Credit/debit cards accepted. The only bookshop on Anglesey. Stockist for Anglesey Antiquarian Society, Gwynedd Archaeological Trust.

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Chandos Books
London House
Market Place 
COLYTON  Devon  EX24 6JS   map
tel: 01297 553344
Open: Tuesday - Friday 10.00 - 4.00, Saturday 10.00 - 1.00.
Secondhand and antiquarian bookshop specialising in travel and transport. In-house bookbinding and repairs. Easy on-street parking in front of the shop

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Chaucer Book Shop
6-7 Beer Cart Lane
CANTERBURY  Kent  CT1 2NY   map
tel: 01227 453912  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Large general stock of quality secondhand and antiquarian books.

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Cheltenham Rare Books
12 Imperial Square
CHELTENHAM  Gloucestershire  GL50 1QB   map
tel: 01242 361594  e-mail
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
A wide range of rare and collectible literature and illustrated works. Emphasis on condition and quality. Books bought on all subjects. Located next door to Peter Lyons Books - one journey, two shops!

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City Bookshop
Davey Place
NORWICH  Norfolk  NR2 1PQ   map
tel: 01603 626113  e-mail
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 5.30 (10.30 - 4.30 on Sunday).
Two shops with departments for remainders, secondhand and also new. Secondhand and antiquarian books about Norfolk, Suffolk & The Broads. Also ephemera and prints. Members PBFA & Ephemera Society. Two adjoining shops on two floors situated on a wide foot street (twixt the open air market & the Norman Castle) in the centre of Norwich opposite HMV and within 50 metres of two Waterstones branches.

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Clarendon Books
144 Clarendon Park Road
LEICESTER  Leicestershire  LE2 3AE   map
tel: 0116 270 1856  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30.
Antiquarian books bought and sold, with the emphasis on history, local history and the arts. Easy Parking.

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Clevedon Community Bookshop
27-29 Copse Road
CLEVEDON  Somerset  BS21 7QN   map
tel: 01275 218318  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00 Summer, 10.00 - 4.00 Winter.
Secondhand books, a general stock of 8,000 books in the shop plus another 10,000 in our book store. We also sell online through AbeBooks, Amazon and Biblio.

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Clewlow Books of Whitby
The Brunswick Rooms
Brunswick Street 
WHITBY  North Yorkshire  YO21 3AJ   map
tel: 0781 010 6952  e-mail
Open: Saturday 11.00 - 4.30.
Substantial stock of antiquarian, collectable & better secondhand books. Also printed collectables, vintage magazines etc. The trade usually find me a worthwhile call. Housed in superb grade 2* listed arts & crafts building.

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Clock Tower Books
Carlton House
The Pavement 
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5BU   map
tel: 01497 821610  e-mail
Open:  7 days in summer 10.30 - 5.00, winter closed Monday and all days at 4.30.
General stock with specialists in military, history, craft, railways, modern firsts and affordable children's books in particular. Also an extensive choice of CDs and LPs from Tangled Parrot and a good selection of collectable stamps, maps etc. Several expert dealers in one shop. Dealer units available at the time of listing, please enquire by e-mail.

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Colonsay Bookshop
Colonsay
ISLE OF COLONSAY  Argyll  PA61 7YP   map
tel: 01951 200232  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 2.00 - 5.00 in Summer and at other times by appiontment.
Specialising in titles with a Scottish and Hebridean flavour, includuing an antiquarian section.

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Cooper Hay Rare Books
185a Bath Street
GLASGOW  Lanarkshire  G2 4HU   map
tel: 0141 221 3922  fax: 0141 221 3922  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 5.30, Saturday by appointment.
Quality secondhand and antiquarian books, particularly art, literature, illustrated, children's, bindings and Scottish books.

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Cornish Bookworm
Foundry Shopping Village (formerly Pratt's Market)
Chapel Terrace  Foundry Square 
HAYLE  Cornwall  TR27 4AB   map
tel: 07729 759 315  e-mail
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 11.00 - 4.00.
Wide range of Cornish Books including family history, archaeology, mining, marine, antiquity, literature and local history. Leather books and fine bindings bought and sought. Please note times may vary. Please feel free to telephone to check opening times especially if travelling.

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Daisyroots Books Ltd
Main Street
GRANGE-OVER-SANDS  Cumbria  LA11 6DP   map
tel: 015395 38817  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
Extensive stock of collectable and contemporary titles in sought-after subjects. Over 20,000 books on two floors. Famous for fiction. Friendly, independent family business established in 1994. Book searches undertaken. Free roadside parking opposite. Town centre car park within 5 minutes walk. All major credit/debit cards accepted.

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Dave's Books
Sleddall Hall Antiques Centre
Wildman Street 
KENDAL  Cumbria  LA9 6EN   map
tel: 07831151848  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
1000's of books at discount prices, many at just £1. New & antiquarian, all subjects covered.

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Dave's Books
Unit 006 (next to the tea rooms)
Royal Arcade  127-131 Lord Street 
SOUTHPORT  Merseyside  PR8 1PU   map
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 5.00.
A wide range of books, mainly out-of-print as well as popular fiction, a good selection of vintage ladybird books, Enid Blyton paperbacks, old sf and fantasy, super-hero comics, anything I think interesting.

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David Shacklock Books
27 High Street
DEBENHAM  Suffolk  IP14 6QN   map
tel: 01728 861286  e-mail
Open: Tuesday 10.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 5.00, Friday 2.00 - 7.00, Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
10 -12,000 general stock, antiquarian, hardback, paperback, ephemera; specialising in G.A Henty and Sabine Baring-Gould. I exhibit at bookfairs in Long Melford & Dedham.

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David's Bookshop
14 Eastcheap
LETCHWORTH  Hertfordshire  SG6 3DE   map
tel: 01462 684631
Open: Monday - Saturday 8.00 - 7.00 & Sunday 11.00 - 5.00.
A new bookshop with a large general stock of secondhand and some antiquarian books.

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Double-B-Books
Gillards Warehouse Trident Works
Marsh Lane  
TEMPLE CLOUD  Somerset  BS39 5AZ   map
tel: 01761 451365  e-mail  web
Open: Appointment only Monday - Friday 8.00 - 4.00.
Antiquarian, art, Folio Society, history, private press. For an idea of the sort of stock we carry why not visit our website.

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Draycott Books
1 Sheep Street
CHIPPING CAMPDEN  Gloucestershire  GL55 6DS   map
tel: Shop - 01386 841392, Home - 01386 59352
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 1 0.00 - 1.00 and 2.00 to 5.00. In summer also open most Sundays.
Medium-size secondhand and antiquarian stock.

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Edinburgh Books
145-147 West Port
EDINBURGH  Midlothian  EH3 9DP   map
tel: 0131 229 4431  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
Scottish books, literature, military, music, theology and travel, as well as some antiquarian.

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Etbooks
8 Gloucester Street
LEAMINGTON SPA  Warwickshire  CV31 1EE   map
tel: 01926 886070  fax: 01926 886070  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00
A selection of antiquarian books, signed first editions and rare first editions for sale. Bookbinding service. Discuss any requirements with on site binder , John Richards, Society of Bookbinders International prize winner 2007 &2015

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Fireside Bookshop
1 The Arcade
 High Street 
LITTLEHAMPTON  West Sussex  BN17 5AB   map
tel: 0)1903 721985  e-mail  web
Open: Monday & Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
General stock of antiquarian, academic and secondhand books, but particularly history and the sciences. Recently relocated after 25 years in the Lake District.

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First Editions
7 Pembroke Lane
(off Waterloo Road) 
DUBLIN 4  Co. Dublin 
tel: + 353 (0)1 6675973  e-mail  web
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 12.00 - 6.00.
First editions by Irish and international authors, antiquarian books, childrens books, biography, history and poetry.

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Forest Books
7 High Street West
UPPINGHAM  Rutland  LE15 9QB   map
tel: 01572 821173  fax: 0872 115 0285  e-mail  web
Open: Monday & Wednesday - Saturday 11.15 - 4.00.
Around 20,000 books on all subjects and from paperbacks to antiquarian. We also have a large stock of secondhand sheet music. We offer photocopying binding and laminating services, and sell new local OS Maps.

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Fossgate Books
36 Fossgate
YORK  North Yorkshire  YO1 9TF   map
tel: 01904 641389
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Two floors of secondhand and antiquarian books covering most subjects: academic, scholarly and popular; the Folio Society a speciality.

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Francis Edwards Antiquarian Bookshop
Hay Cinema Bookshop Ltd
Castle Street 
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5DF   map
tel: 01497 820071  fax: 01497 821900  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 6.00, Sunday 10.00 - 5.30.
Antiquarian and rare books since 1855. Catalogues in all subjects issued. 5,000 books in all subjects. We purchase single books of importance, collections and entire libraries.

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G David Bookseller
16 St. Edward's Passage
CAMBRIDGE  Cambridgeshire  CB2 3PJ   map
tel: 01223 354619
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Secondhand and antiquarian books, particularly literature, illustrated, children's, natural history and fine bindings.

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G L Green Ltd - Naval & Maritime Books
18 Aldenham Avenue
RADLETT  Hertfordshire  WD7 8HX   map
tel: 01923 857077  fax: 01923 857077  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00. Appointment necessary.
Stock can only be viewed by appointment. Approximately 2,500 books are on display and callers can look at the entire stock. We are always interested in purchasing books to further our stock.We are a Naval and Maritime specialist bookseller in new, used and Antiquarian books, ephemera and magazines buying and selling throughout the world.

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Gladstone Books
The Shambles Antique Centre
4 Westgate 
LINCOLN  Lincolnshire  LN1 4AS   map
tel: 01636 813601  e-mail  web
Open: Thursday - Saturday 11.00 - 4.00, Sunday 12.00 - 4.00.
About 2,500 modestly-priced books on display, with more in stock: Specialisms: history, philosophy, essays, poetry, politics, sociology, various sciences. Also fiction, biographies, natural history, medicine, technology, agriculture, local studies, arts and crafts. Recently moved back from Southwell, Notts – where it was described by an entry in this Guide as: ‘a gem of a bookshop’ and on a UNESCO website as ‘a small, but perfectly-formed bookshop.’

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Grove Rare Books
The Old Post Office
Bolton Abbey 
SKIPTON  North Yorkshire  BD23 6EX   map
tel: 01756 710717  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
A country bookshop in an 18th Century building the on Duke of Devonshire's Yorkshire estate, within the Yorkshire Dales National Park. A wide range of books, but particularly, Yorkshire topography, angling and field sports, art and architecture, British topography, and natural history. Also antiquarian maps and prints.

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Hall's Bookshop & Adrian Harrington Rare Books
20-22 Chapel Place
TUNBRIDGE WELLS  Kent  TN1 1YQ   map
tel: 01892 547531  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30.
General secondhand stock and history, children's and antiquarian. Adrian Harrington, the new owner of Hall's Bookshop, writes about its future. Recently reopened.

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Hampton Court Emporium
52-54 Bridge Road
Hampton Court 
EAST MOLESEY  Surrey  KT8 9HA   map
tel: 01252 782201  web
Open: Open Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.30, Sunday from 11.00.
A mixture of good Secondhand & Antiquarian hardback books (usually about 1,000 books on view) within a 30 dealer Antique Centre. Mainly non-fiction but usually some good classics, including books on Transport, Biography, Travel, Topography, Architecture, Science, etc. Across the bridge from the Palace with a few other Antique shops close by.

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Harrison-Hiett at Toad Hall
Stone Lane
WIMBORNE  Dorset  BH21 1HB   map
tel: 01202 880487  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 4.00.
A wide range of sound books in a book room. Hb & Pb. Lots of maps and prints. A "Shabby Chic" antique centre.

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Hawkridge Books
Apartment 1
West Royd  119 Manchester Road 
SHEFFIELD  South Yorkshire  S10 5DN   map
tel: 0114 268 9393  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days10.00 - 5.00 by appointment only.
Quality stock, specialising in ornithology and natural history but with a very wide range of subjects. About 7100 books on display. Private premises but visitors very welcome to phone for an appointment.

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Henry Sotheran Ltd
2 Sackville Street
PICCADILLY  London  W1S 3DP   map
tel: 020 7439 6151  fax: 0207 434 2019  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 6.00, Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Fine and rare books and prints. Specialist departments, modern first editions, children's, architecture, travel and exploration, natural history, private press, literature, sport and Churchill. Established in 1761 in York we believe we are the oldest antiquarian book business in the world.

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Heywood Hill Ltd
10 Curzon Street
MAYFAIR  London  W1J 5HH   map
tel: 020 7629 0647  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 6.00.
Antiquarian and children's books.

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Holybourne Rare Books
7 Market Street
ALTON  Hampshire  GU34 1HA   map
tel: 01420 82808  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Modern first editions, antiquarian books and fine bindings.

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Hurlingham Books
91 Fulham High Street
PUTNEY  London  SW6 3JS   map
tel: 020 7736 4363  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 6.00.
First editions, rare books, antiquarian books, atlases, maps, children's books and more.

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Ian K Pugh Books
40 Bridge Street
PERSHORE  Worcestershire  WR101AT   map
tel: 01386 552681
Open: Phone before travelling.
Established 1974. Opened Pershore 1984. Medium stock with good-quality, interesting sections on art, illustrated, antiquarian, antiques, poetry, natural history, military, children's, topography, horticulture, history. Large reserve stock in two cellars.

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Inprint
The Folly
Farr's Lane 
STROUD  Gloucestershire  GL5 2HH   map
tel: 07595 591852  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment only.
After nearly 40 years our High Street shop has closed but its spirit is alive and kicking on Facebook. In 2019 you can find us at Churchdown Book Fair on the first Sunday in the month and Circa Antique & Collectables Fair on the first Monday in the month. Expect interesting old books, maps, posters and other printed things.

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Jabberwock Books
14-16 St. Lawrence Street
HORNCASTLE  Lincolnshire  LN9 5BJ   map
tel: 01507 522112  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.30.
Stock covers most areas, with substantial sections of literature, poetry, art, travel and history. Books range from the rare and antiquarian to the newly-published (the latter usually for sale in fine condition at half their new price or less). Established 20 years and expanded in 2006. Occupies two adjoining buildings, steeped in Horncastle's past. (History shelves backed by Roman Wall).

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Jack Ryder Books
10 Pike Street
LISKEARD  Cornwall  PL14 3JE   map
tel: 07889 865882  e-mail
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 4.00 (summer 5.00)
Books bought and sold. Specialist subjects Cornish interest, military history, natural history, art books, trains and transport, general antiquarian, collectible children's books.

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Jasper Jennings Antique Prints
38 Whittington Court
Aylmer Road 
HIGHGATE  London  N2 0BT   map
tel: 07832 177378  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 7.00.
Historical, decorative and topographical British & European prints published c. 1650-1900. Printed sporting collectables, especially cricket. Former Associate Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association (ABA). We are pleased to offer valuations for private, institutional and corporate clients, expert advice and commission buying, also collection disposal and cataloguing services.

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Jermy and Westerman
203 Mansfield Road
NOTTINGHAM  Nottinghamshire  NG1 3FS   map
tel: 0115 947 4522
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
Antiquarian and out-of-print books.

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John Crawford Books
The Risby Barn Antique Centre
Risby 
BURY ST EDMUNDS  Suffolk  IP28 6QU   map
tel: 01284 811126  e-mail
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
A selection of reasonably priced, secondhand books. The range of books has recently been greatly widened as the selling space has been increased. Always interested in purchasing a wide range of secondhand and antiquarian books.

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John Crawford Books
Timbers Antiques & Collectables Centre
High Street 
LAVENHAM  Suffolk  CO10 9PT   map
tel: 01787 247218  e-mail
Open:  7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
A selection of mostly second hand hardback books covering a range of subjects. Some antiquarian books on offer. Always interested in purchasing a wide range of second hand books.

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John Marrin Rare Books
Old Forge
Ford Village 
BERWICK-UPON-TWEED  Northumberland  TD15 2QA   map
tel: 01890 820521  e-mail  web
Open: By Appointment.
Antiquarian, rare, and second-hand books, situated in the Horseshoe Forge. Specialising in books on the history and literature of the Great War 1914 - 1918, gardening and fishing, books relating to the history of the Borders, and many other subjects from needlework to walking.

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John Turton
83 High Street
Willington 
CROOK  County Durham  DL15 0PE   map
tel: 01388 747600
Open: By appointment only.
General stock in shop, specialist stock of antiquarian, bindings, ecclesiastical history and architecture can be viewed by arrangement.

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John's Bookshop
9 Main Street
ATHLONE  Co. Westmeath 
tel: 090 6494151  e-mail
Open: Thursday - Saturday 10.30 - 6.00.
I sell secondhand, antiquarian and a few new books. I also sell original documents, photographs, ephemera and a few select paintings. Whilst I stock books of all sorts there is an emphasis towards Irish Writers, Irish History, Local History, and Irish language books.

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Just Books
1 Pydar Mews
TRURO  Cornwall  TR1 2UX   map
tel: 01872 242532
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Secondhand and some antiquarian books, particularly Cornish history and topography. Pydar Mews is situated on the left going up Pydar Street from the Cathedral, opposite Boots the chemist.

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Keel Row Books
11 Fenwick Terrace
Preston Road 
NORTH SHIELDS  Tyne and Wear  NE29 0LU   map
tel: 0191 296 0664  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Rare & second-hand books, maps, ephemera & photographs bought & sold. Established 1981. Tyneside's longest running rare & secondhand bookshop. Member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Sprawling early Victorian house now crammed with 40,000 books on every conceivable subject. Located in historic North Shields, close to the mouth of the River Tyne. A couple of minutes drive from the attractions of the coast.

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Ken Spelman Books Ltd
70 Micklegate
YORK  North Yorkshire  YO1 6LF   map
tel: 01904 624414  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.30.
Books on the fine arts, architecture, garden design, literature, history, science & technology, philosophy & very many other areas. In addition to our rare and antiquarian books, we also have a rapidly changing stock of over 40,000 scholarly and interesting books on all subjects. We also hold regular art exhibitions and have a permanent gallery space.

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Kennys Bookshop
Liosbán Retail Park
Tuam Road 
GALWAY  Co. Galway 
tel: +353 (0)91 709350  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
New, Antiquarian and secondhand books. Kennys took their entire bookselling operation online in January 2006 but reopened for retail two years later. With over 50,000 titles covering hundreds of metres of shelving in over 700 square metres of retail space dedicated to books, this is a book lovers paradise!

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Knightcross Books
48 Halifax Place
Lacemarket 
NOTTINGHAM  Nottinghamshire  NG1 1QN   map
tel: 07840 528206  e-mail
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 9.00.
Antiquarian, fine bindings, literature, topography, travel. I have about 1,000 items in stock. I am familiar with every Item and can respond to email or phone enquiries at once. Prices range from about £15 to £4,000.

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Last Century Books
34 High Street
INNERLEITHEN  Peeblesshire  EH44 6HF   map
tel: 01896 831759  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00
A few new books, good secondhand modern paperbacks & hard back fiction. Large selection of non-fiction, especially Scottish, sport, military, topography and some antiquarian. Now one of the Borders biggest secondhand, old and out of print bookshops with 19000 titles in stock and many more in store.

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Leominster Books
Book Room
The Secondhand Warehouse and Antiques Centre  New Street 
LEOMINSTER  Herefordshire  HR6 8DR   map
tel: 01568 614114  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.30.
On the first floor of this large Antiques Centre. A good selection of secondhand and antiquarian books on all subjects. New stock added regularly.

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Lib-Dem Bookshop
48 High Street
CREDITON  Devon  EX1 73JP   map
tel: 01363 777903  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
An eclectic stock of paperbacks to antiquarian books. We rely on donations so stock varies over time. If traveling always best to ring first.

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Lloyds of Kew Bookshop
9 Mortlake Terrace
Kew 
RICHMOND  Surrey  TW9 3DT   map
tel: 020 8948 2556  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00
Everything from general second hand stock to rare and collectable and antiquarian. Literature, classics, London, history, biography and children's plus many more categories. Come and browse, have a coffee and we are happy to help.

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Loe Books
Landreyne Manor
Coads Green 
LAUNCESTON  Cornwall  PL15 7LZ   map
tel: 44156 678 2528  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 5.00 by appointment.
Natural History, general antiquarian, specialising in the New Naturalist Series. Stock is held in a converted barn and several rooms, well organised!

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Lucius Books
The York Eco Business Centre
Amy Johnson Way 
YORK  North Yorkshire  YO30 4AG   map
tel: 01904 640111  fax: 01904 640444  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment only.
Rare and collectable; modern first editions, particularly crime and detective fiction; children's and illustrated books. Original art including illustrations; rock and pop memorabilia. Prices from £10. Members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association, International League of Antiquarian Booksellers and Provincial Book Fairs Association.

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Mannin Collections Ltd
5 Castle Street
PEEL  Isle of Man  IM5 1AN   map
tel: 01624 843897
Open: ?
Specialist dealers in Isle of Man items since 1972 with a large stock of Manx paintings, antiquarian maps and prints.

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Marlborough Rare Books Ltd
1 Clement's Lane
THE CITY  London  EC4N 7HB   map
tel: 020 7493 6993  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 5.30.
Antiquarian, English literature, illustrated and bindings.

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Marrin's Bookshop
149 Sandgate Road
FOLKESTONE  Kent  CT20 2DA   map
tel: 01303 253016  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.30.
Antiquarian and general second hand books, Kent topography, maps & prints. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association, and the PBFA.

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Matthew Nutt Books
Cirencester Arcade
25 Market Place 
CIRENCESTER  Gloucestershire  GL7 2NX   map
tel: 01285 644214 (Antiques Centre), 07813705  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00, Sunday 11.00 - 5.00.
Unit within Cirencester Arcade antiques centre. Selection of antiquarian and collectable books. Subjects include Gloucestershire, natural history, art & antiques, childrens, leather bindings, ephemera etc. New stock added at least every two weeks.

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Matthew Nutt Books
Minster House Antiques Centre
34 Broad Street 
LEOMINSTER  Herefordshire  HR6 8BS   map
tel: 01568 615505  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sunday 11.00 - 4.00.
Room full of books within Minster House Antiques Centre. Subjects include antiquarian and collectable, transport, militaria, art, herefordshire. Large amount of new stock added monthly

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McConnell Fine Books
The Golden Hind
85 Beach Street 
DEAL  Kent  CT14 6JB   map
tel: 01304 375086  web
Open: Appointment necessary
Secondhand and antiquarian books including literature, history and books about Kent.

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McNaughtan's Bookshop
3a - 4a Haddington Place
EDINBURGH  Midlothian  EH7 4AE   map
tel: 0131 556 5897  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00
We have a large general second-hand and antiquarian stock including books on the fine arts, architecture, children's books, literature, history, music, travel, topography, natural history, cookery and gardening. Within the shop is a small gallery space with a rolling programme of exhibitions of the work of contemporary artists. The exhibition space can be rented and you are referred to our website for terms and conditions.

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Michael Moon's Bookshop
19 Lowther Street
WHITEHAVEN  Cumbria  CA28 7AL   map
tel: 01946599010  fax: 01946599010  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00, closed Wednesdays out of season (Jan to Easter).
Very large stock 25000+ volumes price range £1-£1000. Antiquarian and secondhand books on many subjects, specialists + publishers of Cumbrian topography. Finding new homes for old books since 1970. Books purchased for cash almost every day.

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Michael Morris Antique Maps, Books and Prints
Weavers Green
Needwood 
BURTON UPON TRENT  Staffordshire  DE13 9PQ   map
tel: 01283 575344  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment.
Varied stock but specialising in maps, plans, charts, atlases, prints, engravings, manuscripts and ephemera. Prices from very little to quite a lot.If you can give me an idea of your interests I may have something for you. I've been established - supplying libraries, museums, record offices, the trade and collectors - since 1993. I also buy and swap.

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Mrs Middleton's Shop
49 School Green Road
FRESHWATER  Isle of Wight  PO40 9AS   map
tel: 07973 212723  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 6.00, Sunday 10.00 - 3.00.
The Isle of Wight’s rich cultural and artistic legacy inspires a our range of gifts and books - antiquarian, scarce and local authors.

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Naughton Booksellers
8 Marine Terrace
DUN LAOGHAIRE  Co. Dublin 
tel: +353 (0)1 280 4392  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Naughton Booksellers have bought and sold used, secondhand, antiquarian and rare books since 1978. You can view our stock of 20,000 books, prints and maps online or visit the bookshop.

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Newport Book Shop
16 Upper Bar
NEWPORT  Shropshire  TF10 7EJ   map
tel: 01952 813900  e-mail
Open: 7 days 11.15 - 5.15.
A wide range of secondhand and antiquarian books, with over 10,000 on display in my shop. Books purchased, book binding and repair. Closing down sale up to 50% off.

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Oxfam Books and Music
6 The High Street
Hythe 
SOUTHAMPTON  Hampshire  SO45 6AH   map
tel: 023 80 849501  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00, Sunday (seasonal): 11.00 - 3.00.
Specialist sections; railways & transport, sailing, London, local interest and antiquarian/collectable.

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Oxfam Bookshop
Old London Road
KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES  KT2 6QF   map
tel: 020 8 549 3559  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00, Sunday 12.00 - 5.00.
An eclectic mix of good quality stock including antiquarian and collectable books. We also offer an unbiased valuation service for a small cash donation, and are able to collect large donations.

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Oxford Street Books.com
20a Oxford Street
WHITSTABLE  Kent  CT5 1DD   map
tel: 01227 281727  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00, Sunday 11.00 - 4.00.
General mix of approximately 20,000 secondhand and antiquarian books across all categories. Sensible prices and friendly service.

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Past and Present Books
Meadowside
Five Acres 
COLEFORD  Gloucestershire  GL16 7QN   map
tel: 01594 833347  e-mail
Open: Thursday & Friday 2.00 - 5.30 or by appiontment.
Secondhand and antiquarian books and ephemera on the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire and surrounding counties.

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Paul Haynes Rare Books
Rock House
Newport Street 
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5BG   map
tel: 07881 922916  e-mail  web
Open: By Appointment
A small stock of quality antiquarian and rare books. A member of the ABA and ILAB, exhibiting regularly at Book Fairs internationally.

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Pemberley Natural History Books
18 Bathurst Walk
Richings Park 
IVER  Buckinghamshire  SL0 9AZ   map
tel: 01753 631114  fax: 01753 631115  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - -5.00.
Natural history bookshop selling new, second-hand and antiquarian books on Entomology and other natural history subjects. On-line ordering via a secure website. Occasional printed catalogues.

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Pendleburys Bookshop
Garreg Fawr
Porthyrhyd 
LLANWRDA  SA19 8NY   map
tel: 01558 650 840  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00 .
Booksellers for many decades with a large general stock & specialisms of 20,000 theology, 3,500 botanical & gardening books. Outside advertised hours please telephone before visiting. A remote hillside bookshop housed in converted barns in the foothills of the Cambrians within a three acre garden project.

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Periwinkle Press
Bagham Barn Antiques Centre
Canterbury Road 
CANTERBURY  Kent  CT4 8DU   map
tel: 01227 732522  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Sunday 10.00 - 5.00.
Antiquarian book sellers, trade and retail picture framers. We specialise in antique prints, maps and books. Established in 1968.

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Peter Bletsoe
Salisbury Antiques Market
37 Catherine Street 
SALISBURY  Wiltshire  SP1 2DH   map
tel: 01722 338487  web
Open: Monday & Friday 10.00 - 5.00, Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
A bookstall with 3,000 - 4,000 secondhand and antiquarian books on all subject. Peter is available in person on Thursdays and Fridays and is keen to buy.

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Peter Harrington
43 Dover Street
MAYFAIR  London   W1S 4FF   map
tel: 020 3763 3220  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 7.00, Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
We specialise in selling and buying the finest quality original first editions, signed, rare and antiquarian books, fine bindings and library sets.

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Picaresque Books & Galerie Fantoosh
55 High Street
DINGWALL  Ross-shire  IV15 9HL   map
tel: 01349 863140  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
We have now moved to much larger premises allowing us to stock a range of older and rarer books as well as some locally published New books. These are then complimented by a range of maps as well as local crafts etc.

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Porth Mawr Book Cave
42 High Street
CAERNARFON  Gwynedd  LL55 1RH   map
tel: 01286 678010   e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
Situated within the Ancient Walls of Caernarfon Castle. Vintage and New Jewellery on the Ground Floor. The Book Cave in the underground Dungeons offers an interesting cross section of Antiquarian Books.

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Prospect Hospice Books & Music
66 Commercial Road
SWINDON  Wiltshire  SN1 5NX   map
tel: 01793 610645  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
A variety of fiction and non-fiction, including history, art, transport, antiquarian and many more. New stock added every week. Donations welcome.

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Quinto and Francis Edwards
72 Charing Cross Road
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2H 0BL   map
tel: 020 7379 7669  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 9.00, Sunday 12.00 - 8.00.
We stock a wide range of second-hand, antiquarian and rare books on all subjects. Our ground floor is home to Francis Edwards Antiquarian Booksellers, specialists in rare and antiquarian books since 1855.

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Rare and Antique Books
C&W
Chichester Place  18 Southernhay East 
EXETER  Devon  EX1 1QD   map
tel: 07594 274729  e-mail  web
Open: By Appointment Only.
We are book dealers in rare and collectable first edition modern and children's books, as well as Ian Fleming Bonds. We buy and sell in these categories and can meet if a suitable time can be arranged. Kipling, Carroll, CS Lewis, HG Wells, Fleming, AA Milne, Maclean, Rackham, Babar, Golliwogg, AC Doyle, Upton, Tolkein, Stoker, RL Stevenson.

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Rare And Recent Books
Circular Road
CONG  Co. Mayo 
tel: +353 (0)94 954 6775  e-mail  web
Open: Monday & Thursday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00.
Rare and Recent Books sell antiquarian, rare and secondhand books. We specialise in books of Irish interest but carry a large general stock ranging from the 17th century to the present day.

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Richard Martin Gallery
19-23 Stoke Road
GOSPORT  Hampshire  PO12 1LS   map
tel: 023 9252 0642  web
Open: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10.30 - 1.00 & 2.15 - 5.00. Saturday 10.30 - 1.00.
19th & early 20th century watercolours, oil paintings, etchings and engravings. Antiquarian, rare and out of print books. Albums, autograph letters, manuscript diaries, journals and logs.

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Rickaro Books
17 High Street
Horbury 
WAKEFIELD  West Yorkshire  WF4 5AB   map
tel: 01924 278811  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 8.30 - 5.30.
Our stock reflects the diversity of interests in the town of Horbury where we are situated, with the best of new and collectable titles always on display. Whilst we have a good general stock and cater for children of all ages, we specialise in local history of the West Yorkshire area and always have a range of interesting titles available.

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River Thoughtful Fishing Books
Old Barn
Bridge of Cally 
BLAIRGOWRIE  Perthshire  PH10 7JJ   map
tel: 01250 886327  e-mail  web
Open: Most days except Monday 10.00 - 6.00.
A wide selection of second-hand, antiquarian and collectable fishing books,maps and prints. We also keep a small amount of general field sports titles. The shop is right opposite the Bridge of Cally Hotel. We are open most days but please ring ahead if making a special trip. Please ring the bell if the door is shut.

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Robert Frew Ltd
8 Thurloe Place
SOUTH KENSINGTON  London  SW7 2RX   map
tel: 0207 590 6650  fax: 0207 590 6651  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 6.00 Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
We deal in most areas of antiquarian books with an emphasis on travel, colour plate, illustrated books, atlases, fine literary sets and bindings.

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Ross Old Books
51 and 52 High Street
ROSS-ON-WYE  Herefordshire  HR9 5HH   map
tel: 01989 567458  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.30.
Ross Old Books has re-opened and is now managed by Phil Thredder & Paul Elder. The shop has been entirely re-stocked with good quality second-hand books and a good selection of rare & antiquarian books.

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RSPCA Bookshop
188 Mill Road
CAMBRIDGE  Cambridgeshire  CB1 3LP   map
tel: 01223 212 644  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sundays 11.15 - 6.00.
Secondhand and antiquarian books. Mostly donated by the local academic community so cover a changing variety of subjects. We aim to move 100 fresh items onto the shop floor daily. All profits support RSPCA Cambridge. Sales area now extended over two rooms. This may mean some congestion when large quantities of books have been donated.

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Sceal Eile Books
16 Lower Market Street
ENNIS  Co. Clare 
tel: +353 (0)65 6848648  e-mail  web
We have an eclectic stock of second-hand, antiquarian and some new and remaindered books, both English and Irish language.

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Sedgeberrow Books
25 High Street
PERSHORE  Worcestershire  WR10 1AA   map
tel: 01386 751830 (anytime)  fax: 01386 751830  e-mail  web
Open: Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
Located in a Grade 2* listed building, over 20000 secondhand books on most subjects, specialising in aviation, naval and maritime, military history, British and world history, and transport, over 1000 titles in each section. Extensive local history plus a selection of antiquarian titles. Large literature sections. We also stock local and fine art photographs, picture frames, photo albums and jigsaws.

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Slightly Foxed
31 Bridge Street
BERWICK-UPON-TWEED  Northumberland  TD15 1ES   map
tel: 01289 298361  web
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 11.00 - 4.00
After 15 years in the Buttermarket, Slightly Foxed has moved to permanent premises at 31 Bridge Street, Berwick-upon- Tweed. We now offer an even wider range of quality second-hand books. These consist of both fiction and non-fiction, from the latest thrillers to children’s classics, from poetry to history and the occasional antiquarian find.

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St Giles Hospice Bookshop
22 Market Street
LICHFIELD  Staffordshire  WS13 6LH   map
tel: 01543 254664  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Stocking a wide range of titles, including blockbuster fiction, travel and leisure companions, histories, reference guides, children's books, and antiquarian volumes. New stock added every week.

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St Michael's Hospice Coffee & Bookstore
Unit 6-8 Station Yard
Worcester Road 
LEOMINSTER  Herefordshire  HR6 8TN   map
tel: 01568 614 137  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Situated next door to the Home and Living Store a brand new café and bookshop. Thanks to the specialist knowledge of our volunteers the store has an impressive range of military, history, transport, folio society, antiquarian and local tourism books.

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St. Paul's Street Bookshop
7 St. Pauls Street
STAMFORD  Lincolnshire  PE9 2BE   map
tel: 01780 482748  web
Open: 6 days 10.00 - 5.00, closed Wednesday.
Good quality antiquarian and secondhand books bought and sold, especially Lincolnshire and Fenland topography, "BB", John Clare and motoring.

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Stephen Rench
Unit 8
Blackwell Business Park 
SHIPSTON ON STOUR  Warwickshire  CV36 4PE   map
tel: 01608 682224  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment.
A specialized stock of around 4000 books concentrating on Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire topography, also Shakespeare, the Middle Hill Press, fine bindings, miscellaneous antiquarian + books about books. Some prints, drawings, watercolours, maps + manuscripts are also available. Catalogues issued. Visitors to the office are welcome - please contact me first as I am often out buying books.

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Steven Simpson
Market Place
MARKET RASEN  Lincolnshire  LN8 6BG   map
tel: 07783 857 245  e-mail  web
Open: By prior appointment 10.00 - 4.00.
Antiquarian bookseller and publishers' distributor. Books bought, houses cleared. Est.1986.

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Storeys Ltd
1 & 3 Cecil Court
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2N 4EZ   map
tel: 020 7836 3777  fax: 020 7836 3788  
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
Antiquarian engravings, maps and prints.

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Stothert Old Books
Rock House Farm
Rock Lane  Burwardsley 
CHESTER  Cheshire  CH3 9 PL   map
tel: 01829 772505  e-mail  web
Open: Saturday & Sunday 11.00 - 4.00, other times by appointment.
A wide selection of antiquarian and collectable books on most subjects. A long-established book dealer in the Chester area.

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Taikoo Books Ltd
46 Bootham
YORK  North Yorkshire  YO30 7BZ   map
tel: 01904 641213
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 5.30.
Fine antiquarian and scholarly out-of-print stock on Africa and the Orient, especially Middle East and Central Asia.

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Tarrington Books
Shire Cottage
TARRINGTON  Herefordshire  HR1 4EU   map
tel: 01432 890746  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 6.00, appointment necessary.
Thousands of antiquarian and collectable books in stock including crime fiction, signed first editions, vintage Penguin paperbacks, military, history, theology, engineering and quality fine bindings. New stock added every month. We primarily trade online but browsers are more than welcome by appointment.

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Temple Rare Books
Paternoster Farm
107 Cassington Road  Yarnton 
OXFORD  Oxfordshire  OX5 1QB   map
tel: 01865 451940  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 8.00 - 4.30.
Antiquarian, bindings, children's, illustrated, travel - prices from £50.

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The Antique Map and Bookshop
32 High Street
PUDDLETOWN  Dorset  DT2 8RU   map
tel: 01305 848633  fax: 01305 848992  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00
Miscellaneous stock of antiquarian and good quality second-hand books. Specialities: 19th.century literature, esp.G.A.Henty, H.Rider Haggard, Thomas Hardy, H.G.Wells, A.C.Doyle. Also Travel/ Fine Bindings/ Illustrated books. Established in 1976. Members of ABA and PBFA. Puddletown is just outside Dorchester on the A35 to Bournemouth.

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The Book Corner
Unit 32
Alleyways  52 St Michaels Trading Estate 
BRIDPORT  Dorset  DT6 3RR   map
tel: 01451 832253  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
Very small stock in an antiques centre. General stock, secondhand and antiquarian, also sheet music. Offshoot of our shop (Evergreen Livres) in Stow-On-The-Wold, GL54 1BQ. Major credit cards accepted.

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The Bookshop
22 Market Street
KIRKBY STEPHEN  Cumbria  CA17 4QT   map
tel: 017683 71804  e-mail  web
Open: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday 10.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 5.00.
A small bookshop established in 1980 with an eclectic stock of new, secondhand and antiquarian books, maps and documents. Local maps and guides. Book finding service and mail order.

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The Charity Bookshop
Unit 2
Drovers House  The Auction Yard 
CRAVEN ARMS  Shropshire  SY7 9BZ   map
tel: 01588 673902  

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The Eagle Bookshop
103 Castle Road
BEDFORD  Bedfordshire  MK40 3QP   map
tel: 01234 269295  e-mail  web
Open: Monday to Saturday 10.00 - 5.30.
A very large shop, with rooms devoted to history, the arts, the sciences, mathematics, literature and general / antiquarian books. Our prices range from £5 upwards on the shelves, with bargain trollies outside when the weather is fine. Established in 1991, our shop has been expanding ever since - recently into the neighbouring property. We like buying books!

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The Frome Bookshop
18 King Street
FROME  Somerset  BA11 1BH   map
tel: 01373 473964  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00 and first Sunday of the month.
Hand picked books on subjects including ornithology and British wildlife, children's illustrated books, fine bindings, literature, art and first editions. Books bought & sold.

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The Gently Mad
2 Summer Place
EDINBURGH  Midlothian  EH3 5NR   map
tel: 0131 261 6028  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 11.00 - 6.00.
In the shop above our bindery we hold an interesting selection of antiquarian and collectable books that cover a wide range of subjects. We always have a good selection of military, natural history, children's illustrated, transport, sports, folklore and legends, art, history and classic literature.

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The Handy Bookshop
Coven Farm
6 Brewood Road  Coven 
WOLVERHAMPTON  West Midlands  WV9 5DE   map
tel: 01902 791833  e-mail  web
Open: Appointment necessary.
General secondhand and antiquarian books. Also on display - Local artists work and country bygones.

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The Haunted Bookshop
9 St. Edwards Passage
CAMBRIDGE  Cambridgeshire  CB2 3PJ   map
tel: 01223 312913  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Antiquarian and secondhand, with occasional new. Children's titles, mainly twentieth century. A few local history books, bindings, poetry and literature. We buy selectively in all the above areas and mail to anywhere in the world.

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The Idler
7 Market Way
Alma Place 
REDRUTH  Cornwall  TR15 2AT   map
tel: 07934 204 820  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Wednesday till 2.00.
Antiquarian and mostly pre 1960 books. American comics from 1940's. Large selection of theological books from 1650 to present day. A good selection of signed by the author books. 3 minute walk from Redruth rail station.

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The Junction Bookshop
73 Conway Road
LLANDUDNO JUNCTION  Conwy  LL31 9LT   map
tel: 01492 581103 / 07717 471813  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 4.30, other times by appointment.
Good, clean collectible and antiquarian non-fiction. Particularly travel and decorative bindings.

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The Old Abbey Bookshop
118 High Street
HOLYWOOD  Co. Down  BT18 9HW   map
tel: 028 9042 5472  web
Open: Tuesday & Saturday only 9.30 - 5.30.
After 20 years of business, The Old Abbey Bookshop is closing down - all books are on sale with at least 50% off, so do not miss this unique opportunity to purchase beautiful antiquarian books for extremely reasonable prices.

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The Old Bookshelf
8 Cross Street
CAMPBELLTOWN  Argyll  PA28 6HU   map
tel: 01586 551114  web
Open: Monday - Fiday 11.00 - 5.00, Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Situated in a quiet street in Campbeltown's historic town center the shop contains around 10,000 titles. Scottish, antiquarian, biography, military, modern firsts, and much more squeeze onto the carefully organised shelves.

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The Old Hall Bookshop
32 Market Place
BRACKLEY  Northamptonshire  NN13 7DP   map
tel: 01280 704146  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30.
Large general stock of new, secondhand and antiquarian titles, located in beautiful Georgian house. Fast ordering system for books in print and full booksearch service for those that aren't! Members of ILAB, ABA, PBFA, BA. - Established 1977.

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The Petersfield Bookshop
16A Chapel Street
PETERSFIELD  Hampshire  GU32 3DS   map
tel: 01730 263438  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.30.
The Petersfield Bookshop specialises in buying and selling antiquarian and second-hand books, but also sells antique maps and prints, new books, Ordnance Survey maps, artists? materials and has an on-site picture framing workshop.

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The Poetry Bookshop
The Pavement
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5BU   map
tel: 01497 821 812  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
We try to cover every aspect of our speciality from the antiquarian and the scholarly to contemporary work: supplying rare, out of print, new and used poetry books from our shop in Hay-on-Wye and now online.

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The Secret Bookshop
The Elms
2 Lower Road 
HAVANT  Hampshire  PO9 3LH   map
tel: 07793 805 157  e-mail
Open: The second Tuesday of each month 10.00 - 12.00
This is a small charity bookshop inside the library of a beautiful strawberry gothic, listed building. The book shop stocks general secondhand books with some antiquarian and collectable stock. Free parking at nearby Bidbury Mead Recreation Ground. Follow PO9 3JG

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The Tombland Bookshop
8 Tombland
NORWICH  Norfolk  NR3 1HF   map
tel: 01603 490000  fax: 01603 760610  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00 (4.30 on Saturdays).
Traditional mix of secondhand and antiquarian books. Booksellers of over 30 years experience in a fifteenth century shop in the city centre opposite the cathedral.

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The Witch Ball
2 Cecil Court
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2N 4HE   map
tel: 020 7836 2922  fax: 020 7836 2922  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 6.30.
Antiquarian print shop, specialists in the performing arts.

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Travis and Emery Books on Music
17 Cecil Court
CHARING CROSS  London  WC2N 4EZ   map
tel: 020 7240 2129  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.15 - 6.45, Sunday 12.00 - 6.00.
New and old books on music, secondhand and antiquarian music, opera programmes, prints and photographs, prints, playbills, libretti. ABA & PBFA member.

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Treehigh Sales
Town Hall
Broad Street 
MONTGOMERY  Powys  SY15 6PN 
tel: 07939-569095
Open: Thursday 9.30 - 4.30.
General selection of antiquarian, rare and old books. A market stall.

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Ulysses Rare Books
10 Duke Street
DUBLIN 2  Co. Dublin 
tel: +353 (0)1 6718676  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.45.
Dublin's leading antiquarian bookshop, specialising in books of Irish interest, together with a general stock.

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Undercover Books
Loose's Fleamarket
23-25 Magdalen Street 
NORWICH  Norfolk  NR3 1LP   map
tel: 07745 924388  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday:- 10.00- - 5.30, Sunday 11.00 - 4 .00.
A large and ever-changing selection of modern period 'classic' fiction in hardback and paerback, crime, sci-fi, 'pulp', horror. A good children's selection including early Puffin and pictorial board books are always in stock. Art books and hard-to-find titles in various genres. A solid travel section and a number of antiquarian books. Local interest, of course, and academic books too.

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Unsworths Antiquarian Booksellers
Crownleigh House
The Street 
BOTESDALE  Suffolk  IP22 1BS   map
tel: 07802 875469   e-mail  web
Open: Appointment necessary.
We buy and sell collectable, rare and scholarly books from every century of printing and on all the humanities, including literature, philosophy and society, with an antiquarian focus on early printing, Greek & Latin classics, Medieval & Renaissance Europe, and British history & topography.

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Vanessa Parker Rare Books
Old Thatch
MULRANNY  Co. Mayo 
tel: 00353 (0)8723 39221  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 11.00 - 6.00 July to mid September, rest of the year pot luck or appointment.
We stock a wide range of books with an emphasis on early children`s, illustrated, fine bindings & sets, antiquarian, Irish, poetry literature, history,horses & dogs, country pursuits, fishing, plus much more. See our slowly growing website for books for sale. We also stock prints wrapped ready for sale and genuine Antiques. In a very picturesque location overlooking the mountains across clew bay.

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Voltaire and Rousseau
18 Otago Lane
GLASGOW  Lanarkshire  G12 8PB   map
tel: 0141 339 1811  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 6.30.
Large stock including literature, history, Scottish and antiquarian books.

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Wadard Books
6 High Sreet
FARNINGHAM  Kent  DA4 0DG   map
tel: 01322 863151  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday & Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
Secondhand and antiquarian books including cookery, military and local history and topography.

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War on Want NI
24 Botanic Avenue
BELFAST  BT7 1JQ   map
tel: 028 9024 7773  fax: 028 9032 8019  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 4.30.
Secondhand charity bookshop specialising in antiquarian and irish books. Also stocks books on religion, biographies, hobbies, travel, geography, history, horror and sci-fi as well as paperback novels and childrens' books.

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War on Want NI
370-374 Upper Newtownards Road
BELFAST   BT4 3DY   map
tel: 028 9067 3350  fax: 028 9032 8019  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 4.30.
Secondhand charity bookshop specialising in antiquarian and irish books. Also stocks books on religion, biographies, hobbies, travel, geography, history, horror and sci-fi as well as paperback novels and childrens' books.

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Way's Bookshop
54 Friday Street
HENLEY-ON-THAMES  Oxfordshire  RG9 1AH   map
tel: 01491 576663  fax: 01491 576663  
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.15.
Selected secondhand & antiquarian books at all levels of price. Shop established 1977. Car Park at rear.

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Wayne the Book Guy
24 Prudhoe Street
NORTH SHIELDS  Tyne and Wear  NE29 6QX   map
tel: 07760 251278  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Second hand, loved books and collectables. Both fiction and non fiction. All genres and tastes. Now moved to the Wilbury Inn Cafe. Enjoy a cuppa with your book!

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Wild Ways
First Floor
The Buttermarket  Middlegate 
NEWARK  Nottinghamshire  NG24 1BF   map
tel: 07983 869774  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
We are a Book and Games exchange located inside a beautiful edwardian shopping center. We stock a large range of collectable,second hand and new books, graphic novels, comics, board games, card games, jigsaws and wargaming. We are also a community hub! - Book Club - Discussion Group - Gaming Group - Workshops and Talks.

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Winram's Bookshop
Balgairn
Bridge of Gairn 
BALLATER  Aberdeenshire  AB35 5UA   map
tel: 01339 755440  e-mail
Open: Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
5000+ books, paperbacks, Scottish, natural history, fishing and shooting, military history, mountaineering, children's, art & collecting, travel, history, antiquarian, and many other subjects. We are friendly! Established 1976. 2 miles west of Ballater on A93.There is a bus from Aberdeen going to Braemar. Get off at Bridge of Gairn stop.

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