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Secondhand and Antiquarian Bookshops in the UK 2018

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Abbey Bookshop
2 White Hart Arcade
LAUNCESTON  Cornwall  PL15 8AA   map
tel: 01566 779113  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Gen.stock 15K books. Contemporary lit. mass market, art, photography, history, cookery, craft, biogs. Psychology, philosophy, cinema, travel/topo. Specialist: Irish. Relocated from Camden Lock London to Cornwall in 2002.

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Acanthophyllum Books
"Tadorna"
243 Pensby Road  Heswall 
WIRRAL  Merseyside  CH61 5UA   map
tel: 0151 342 8287  e-mail  web
Open: Monday to Sunday inclusive 10.00 - 4.00, by appointment only.
I deal primarily in Natural History (including Geology), Garden History and especially Botany and Ecology. Visitors to my book room are welcome with a prior appointment. I regularly exhibit at PBFA book fairs in York, Haydock, Cambridge and elsewhere.

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Alan Prim
6 South Main Street
YOUGHAL  Co. Cork 
tel: (0)24 92781  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 5.30 (closed January).
Irish interest, literature and general stock.

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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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Ashbrook Garage
Clyro
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5RZ   map
tel: 01497 821046
Open: Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5.30, Saturday 8.30 - 12.30.
Bookroom - motoring and motor racing, local interest & automobilia. Even the garage here sells books! Open 5 1/2 days, sometimes more, ring over weekend to check. Motoring books bought.

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Barn Books
Pear Tree Farm
Norbury 
WHITCHURCH  Shropshire  SY13 4HZ   map
tel: 01948 663742  fax: 01948 663742  e-mail  web
Open: Friday 2.00 - 4.00, Saturday 10.00 - 12.30 & 2.00 - 4.00, Sunday 2.00 - 4.00.
With three rooms of books - local history, gardening, countryside interest are the main topics - with books on many other subjects as well. The Bookshop is situated in a Barn in the Countryside with ample parking space.It is on the Cheshire/Shropshire Border with a Shropshire address but is just in Cheshire.

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Beltie Books and Cafe
6 Bank Street
WIGTOWN  Dumfries and Galloway  DG8 9HP   map
tel: 01988 402730  e-mail  web
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00, Sunday & Holiday Mondays 12.00 - 4.00.
An eclectic selection of books with an increasing focus on local and Scottish interest and history rewards the careful browser.

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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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Berrydin Books
18a Castlegate
BERWICK-UPON-TWEED  Northumberland  TD15 1JT   map
tel: 01289 309000  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 6.00.
Excessively cheap general stock and in particular books on the arts and local interest.

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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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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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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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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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Bookease
Unit 3
High Street Shopping Centre  Lurgan 
CRAIGAVON  Co. Armagh  BT66 8AB   map
tel: 028 3832 1661
Open: Moday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00, closed Wednesday.
General secondhand books and particularly Irish history.

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Boz Books
13a Castle Street
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5DF   map
tel: 01497 821277  fax: 01497 821277  e-mail  web
Open: Usually open Wednesdays & Saturdays
A small general secondhand bookshop established in 1989. While catering for a wide variety of subjects, my special interest is 19th Century English Literature.

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By The Book
201 King Street
Castle Douglas  Kirkcudbrightshire  DG7 1DT   map
tel: 01556 503338  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Sunday 10.00 - 5.00.
General stock, small but friendly.

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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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Ceres Bookshop
20 London Street
SWAFFHAM  Norfolk  PE37 7DG   map
tel: 01760 722504  fax: 01760 724941  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00.
A wide range of new and secondhand books on all subjects and a large selection of maps. Book search facility available. Reductions for special interest groups.

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Charlie Byrne's Bookshop
Cornstore Mall
Middle Street 
GALWAY  Co. Galway 
tel: +353 (0)91 561 766  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 6.00, Sunday 12.00 - 6.00.
Located in the heart of Galway City, stocks over 100,000 bargain, new and used titles on subjects ranging from popular fiction to Irish interest to art and archaeology.

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Churchtown Books
Churchtown
MULLION  Cornwall  TR12 7HQ   map
tel: 07731 472283  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.00 - 5.00, Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Formerly Polmorla Books of Wadebridge, Churchtown Books is the new home for rare, secondhand and collectable books. We also have an extensive collection of Cornish works and local interest books.

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Clock Tower Books
Market Hall
College Green 
TYWYN  Gwynedd  LL36 9BY   map
tel: 01654 711011  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
18000 Books in stock. General seller with railway, Welsh interest, art, military, shipping, fiction and bits of everything else. Opened 2016 in the far south of Snowdonia National Park Mid West Wales.

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College Street Books
15 College Street
AMMANFORD  Carmarthenshire  SA18 3AB   map
tel: 01269 592140  e-mail
Open: Monday & Saturday 9.30 - 1.00, Tuesday - Friday 9.30 - 5.00.
New and secondhand books, about 50/50. Particularly Welsh interest, maps and walking, history, warfare, art, mythology, poetry, literature, and children's books in Welsh & English.

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Colwynbooks
66 Abergele Road
COLWYN BAY  Conwy  LL29 7PP   map
tel: 07799 720062  web
Open: Tuesday & Thursday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00
Second-hand books, maps and postcards, new books of local interest, handmade bookmarks. Website being developed.

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Cooney's Books
13 Glen Park
MACROOM  Co. Cork 
tel: (0)26 41338 or (0)87 962 1342  e-mail
Open: Tuesday & Saturday 10.30 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 6.00, or by appiontment.
25,000 books in stock including Irish interest.

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Copnal Books
18 Meredith Street
CREWE  Cheshire  CW1 2PW   map
tel: 01270 580470
General secondhand bookshop with an interest in theology.

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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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Doolin Dinghy
Fisherstreet
DOOLIN  Co. Clare 
tel: (0) 65 707 4449  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday (March to November), December - February ring ahead.
A good stock of out of print and unusual books, specialising in Irish interest, English and American literature, travel, children's, biographies etc. Also a stall of classic and modern paperbacks for the backpacker, paper memorabilia and postcards for ephemera collectors.

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Dreadnought Books
125 St Georges Road
Hotwells 
BRISTOL  BS1 5UW   map
tel: 01173 293176  e-mail  web
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
Dreadnought Books is a second-hand and out of print bookshop specialising in history, with a particular focus on military, social and labour history. We also have extensive sections of politics, philosophy, the arts and literature. We also buy books, particularly in our specialist fields. Please get in touch if you have anything you think we might be interested in.

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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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Fleur De Lys
5 St. John's Place
(next to Kilvert's Inn) 
HAY-ON-WYE  Powys  HR3 5BN   map
tel: 07792 545675  fax: 01874 665487  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
35 years a full-time specialist in railways & transport. Selected good quality books, ephemera, models, railwayana, and small collectibles. A spotter's paradise! Similar always wanted - can travel worldwide. Also some antiques.

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Focus on the Past Antique Centre
25 Waterloo Street
Clifton 
BRISTOL  BS8 4BT   map
tel: 0117 973 8080
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30, Sunday 11.00 - 5.00.
From 30th September 2016 I will be moving out of Focus on the Past as I am moving to Cornwall. Another dealer will carry on with the selection of Bristol books. I would like to say thank you to all my lovely regular customers. I have enjoyed meeting you and will be sad to leave. I am now looking for outlets in the Penzance/St Ives area. Best wishes from Margaret Anglim.

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Foyle Books
12 Magazine Street
DERRY  Co. Londonderry  BT48 6HH   map
tel: 028 7137 2530  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00.
Large general stock including Irish & French literature, theology and local history.

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Garvellan Books (was Anwoth Books)
Mill on the Fleet
GATEHOUSE OF FLEET  Kirkcudbrightshire  DG7 2HS   map
tel: 01557 814774  e-mail  web
Open: March to October, 7 days 10.30 - 5.00.
Roughly 20,000 books, most subjects. Strong on Art, Poetry, Childrens, Scottish. I tend to tweet any info/updates etc onto the shop's website. Cafe downstairs, riverside location, lots of books.

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GfB: the Colchester Bookshop
7 Trinity Street
COLCHESTER  Essex  CO1 1JN   map
tel: 01206 502218  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.30.
Very large stock, specialising in academic and out-of-print books on literature, art, philosophy, and history, as well as the sciences and local interest. Our quirky rooms and staircases lead up to the medieval roof of Elizabethan scientist, William Gilbert's Colchester home.

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Greenbank Books
9 Old High Street
FALMOUTH  Cornwall  TR11 2AB   map
tel: 07876 454357  e-mail
Open: Monday - Friday 10.30 - 5.00.
General stock with special interest in Maritime, Motoring, Railways, Art, Architecture, Design & Crafts, Children's Books and Cornish History.

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Halewood and Sons
37 Friargate
PRESTON  Lancashire  PR1 2AT   map
tel: 01772 252603
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.15.
Very large stock, specifically African, American and Australian interest.

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Hedge End Bookshop
Hedge End Post Office
St.Johns Centre  Hedge End 
SOUTHAMPTON  Hampshire  SO30 4QU   map
tel: 01489 790349 or 07747151114  e-mail
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 4.00.
Military, transport and local interest books. Most of our stock is non-fiction. Easy parking to rear of building. We are situated on the first floor of the building, stairs are found in the post office.

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Highflight Books
Aliaqsa
Tulloch Street 
DINGWALL  Ross-shire  IV15 9JY   map
tel: 07580 291 856   e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
A specialist stock of 2,000 aviation books including gliding, aviation in the north, military and other aspects of flight and flying. Also a broad range of general non-fiction books on subjects including history, biography, military history, maritime, mountaineering, Scottish and local history.

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Horning Post Office and Shop
39 Lower Street
 Horning 
NORWICH  Norfolk  NR12 8AA   map
tel: 01692 630225  e-mail
Open: Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5.30, Saturday 9.00 - 12.30.
Norfolk/Suffolk local interest; Arthur Ransome novels, collectable and first editions; history, literature. Also greetings cards, jigsaws, stationery.

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Hurley Books
3 Jetty Street
MEVAGISSEY  Cornwall  PL26 6UH   map
tel: 01726 842200  e-mail  web
Open: Monday -Saturday 10.00 - 5.00 (9.00 - 6.00 in summer).
A good range of secondhand titles - particularly children's, railways and Cornish interest, and some new books.

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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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John Trotter Books
80 East End Road
FINCHLEY  London  N3 2SY   map
tel: 020 8349 9484  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Thursday 8.00 - 5.00 and occasional Fridays and Sundays.
A large selection of books ( 20,000+ ) of Jewish interest, theology, Near and Middle Eastern studies, ancient history. Situated in the stables of the old Finchley manor house. Cafe on site, parking in local streets is free.

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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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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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Kernaghan Books
The Bluecoat
School Lane 
LIVERPOOL  Merseyside  L1 3BX   map
tel: 0151 703 9077  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00
Large general stock of collectible, fine and unusual books with particular interest in Irish, Private Press, Natural history, local history and travel.

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Lee Furneaux
Tavistock Pannier Market
TAVISTOCK  Devon  PL19 0AU   map
tel: 01822 853243  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 8.30 - 4.00
Their eclectic bookshop islocated in the far corner at the west end of the market. Subjects of special interest include Dartmoor and the Tamar Valley, military history, maritime, art, literature and children's books

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Little Acorns Bookstore
Bedlam Market
35 Great James Street 
DERRY  Co. Londonderry  BT48 7DF   map
tel: 07776 117054  web
Open: Friday & Saturday 10. 00 - 6.00, Sunday 1.00 - 5.00.
New & Second-hand books, online & in Bedlam Weekend Market. With an overall stock of 7,000+ books, covering all subjects & genres, but specialising mainly in Irish-related books. Book donations are always welcome - be it for sale online or at a book stall - with either proceeds given to charity (once sold), or a % of the sales to the original owner.

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McLaren Books
22 John Street
HELENSBURGH  Dunbartonshire  G84 8BA   map
tel: 01436 676453  e-mail  web
Open: Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, and some other days but best to check first.
Thirty years of trading has firmly established us as the leading dealers in naval, maritime, and yachting books in Scotland. Also books of Scottish interest. Recently reopened and reliably open on advertised days.

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Much Ado Books
8 West Street
High Street 
ALFRISTON  East Sussex  BN26 5UX   map
tel: 01323 871222  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00, Sunday 10.30 - 5.00. CLOSED UNTIL MID-APRIL.
The shop is filled with hand-picked books, ranging from our latest discoveries to favorite old friends. From general fiction and first editions to books for children; from art (with an emphasis on the Bloomsbury group) to history, from music to humour. We offer a wide range of subjects to delight and interest both the general browser and the seasoned collector.

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New, Secondhand and Antiquarian Books
35 Station Road
SWANAGE  Dorset  BH19 1AD   map
tel: 01929 424088  fax: 01929 424088  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
A wide range of first edition and rare books, paperbacks and local interest books, maps and guides for the Isle of Purbeck. Latest bestsellers and new book ordering service. Situated in the main shopping street, 100 yards from the train station.

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Orb's Community Bookshop
33a Deveron Street
HUNTLY  Aberdeenshire  AB54 8BY   map
tel: 01466 793765  e-mail
Open: Monday & Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Run by not-for-profit organisation, Huntly Heritage and Bookshop Community. General secondhand and new Scottish interest books. It is a place to find what you never knew you wanted!

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Oxfam Books and Music
4 East Street
FARNHAM  Surrey  GU9 7RX   map
tel: 01252 821354  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
We offer a wider selection of books than most shops, from modern fiction and leisure interest to more specialist subjects, classics, and rare or collectable books.

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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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Pen'rallt Gallery Bookshop
Pen'rallt Street
MACHYNLLETH  Powys  SY20   map
tel: 01654 700559  e-mail
Open: Monday - Wednesday & Friday 10.00 - 6.00, Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Mostly non-fiction, 25% new, specialising in photography, with the arts, environment, topography, natural history, illustrated and children's books. We order new books and search for used for customers. We also exhibit photography and book illustration work. We organise book related events for each first Thursday of the month. We do not sell on the internet.

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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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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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Prim's Bookshop
43 Main Street
KINSALE  Co. Cork 
tel: (0)86 194 9842  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.00, Sunday 12.30 - 5.00 (January & February - ring first).
Wide range of interesting books including rare books and first editions, modern first editions, classic literature, poetry, Irish interest and general stock.

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Priorsford Books
11 Northgate
PEEBLES  EH45 8RX   map
tel: 07522 934770  e-mail
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Strong on children's collectables, also general Scottish interest, women's fiction, crime, Greyladies, Folio, social history, magazine, prints and literary gifts.

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Priory Books
4 West Moulin Road
PITLOCHRY  Perthshire  PH16 5AD   map
tel: 01796 470485  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00. (Mondays during June, July & August. Bank Holiday Sundays & Mondays.)
General 2nd hand stock with an emphasis on Scottish interest, railways and transport. Credit cards accepted. Limited parking outside the shop. Two large pay and display car parks within easy walking distance.

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Quayside Bookshop
43 Northumberland Place
TEIGNMOUTH  Devon  TQ14 8DE   map
tel: 01626 775436  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sunday 11.00 - 3.00 in 'Summer'. Otherwise, Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
Wide ranging stock in used, out of print and new books. Comprehensive range of Railway, Aviation and Maritime with associated ephemera, and local authors / interest. Close to seafront and famous River Beach with views to Dartmoor. Ample parking nearby and cafe opposite. Also visit our Book stall ' Badger's Books' at Sidwell Street Market , Exeter (weather permitting).

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R A Gekoski
Old Chapel House
Lybuarn Road 
HAMPTWORTH  Wiltshire  SP5 2DR   map
tel: 07831 875202  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment only
One of the world's leading specialist dealers in modern English, Irish and American Literature, including first editions, association copies, manuscripts and archives, and artworks with literary associations.

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R J Caffrey Books
The Square
KINTBURY  Berkshire  RG17 9UP   map
tel: 01488 658 788  e-mail  web
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00 or by appointment.
Good general stock, Modern European and Military History, the Ancient World (Greek and Latin texts and translations always available), Art History, Photography, Architecture, Topography, Catholicism, Plays, Poetry and Irish interest (Literature, History and Culture).

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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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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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Rye Old Books
7 Lion Street
RYE  East Sussex  TN31 7LB   map
tel: 01797 225410  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.30 & Sunday 1.00 - 5.00. (Phone to confirm in winter. Shop closes for annual holidays.)
General stock, something for everyone, from 50 pence to £3000. Childrens' illustrated, fine bindings, Irish interest literature. Our thirteenth year in business. We search for books at the most competitive price. We post to all corners of the earth.

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Save the Children Bookshop
30b high St
WOODSTOCK  Oxfordshire  OX20 1TG   map
tel: 01993 812872  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00, Sunday 12.00 - 4.00.
Good professionally run secondhand bookshop, for all interests. Great selection, collectable gems, and general interest. We are a entirely volunteer run, raising money for Save the Children.

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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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Secret Book & Record Store
15A Wicklow Street
DUBLIN 2  Co. Dublin   map
tel: +353 (0)1 6797272
Open: Monday - Wednesday 11.00 - 6.30, Thursday 11.00 - 8.00, Friday - Sunday 11.00 - 7.00.
We buy, sell and exchange books - philosophy, poetry, history, music, film, Irish interest, literature, psychology, art, sci-fi & fantasy, science.

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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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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 Market Bookshop
(in Blackrock Market)
19A Main Street 
BLACKROCK  Co. Dublin 
tel: 086 395 0987  web
Open: Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays - 11:00 - 5.30.
About 2,000 books, Irish interest, arts, humanities, literature, rare and collectable. High turnover in stock with 100s of new titles arriving every week.

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The Olde Moss Bookshop
6 Macleod House
Royal Park 
ULLAPOOL  Ross and Cromarty  IV26 2XT   map
tel: 01854613317
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00, but please phone first.
This is the most north-westerly out-of-print bookshop on the mainland. We sell Scottish, travel, children's, history, novels, and general interest. Catch us at Ullapool Market every Saturday from Easter.

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The Topsham Bookshop
(Was Joel Segal Books)
27 Fore Street 
TOPSHAM  Devon  EX3 0HD   map
tel: 01392 877895  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00, closed for lunch 1.00 - 2.00.
Our large general stock covers many areas of interest, including Devon and West Country Topography, British and World Topography, History (especially Social History and Archaeology), The Arts, Transport and English Literature. We have a large stock of fiction titles.

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Thistle Books
61 Otago Street
GLASGOW  Lanarkshire  G12 8PQ   map
tel: 0141 334 8777
Open: Monday - Saturday 11.00 - 5.30.
A general secondhand bookshop with an interest in history and and Scottish books.

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Trinity Rare Books
Bridge Street
CARRICK ON SHANNON  Co. Leitrim 
tel: 071 9622144   e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 6.00.
We specialise in collectable Irish books but have 20,000 vols of general stock.

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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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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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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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