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Secondhand and Antiquarian Bookshops in the UK 2018

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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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Albion Books
Beechcroft
15 Woodlands Road  Saltley 
BIRNINGHAM  West Midlands  B8 3AG 
tel: 12132 82878  fax: 12132 82878  e-mail
Open: Please contact me about opening times.
About 1000 books on military, the army, the air force, the navy, battles.also a couple of hundred on other subjects. Very reasonably priced, I have a book room.

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Andrew Morton
11 Lion Street
BRECON  Powys  LD3 7BA   map
tel: 01874 620086
Open: Mon - Sat 9.30 - 5.30 (and Sundays during the holiday season).
Good quality secondhand books and some remainders covering art, children's, gardening, natural history and military.

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At the Sign of the Dragon
St Ninians
New Road 
WIGTOWN  Dumfries and Galloway  DG8 9JL   map
tel: 01988 403446  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday by appointment.
We stock New and Secondhand books and magazines on SF, Fantasy, Horror, Crime Fiction, Children's Fiction especially Fantasy, Film and TV tie-ins, Naval and Military both Non-Fiction and Fiction. Transport especially Railways

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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 Pug Books
The Old Gallery
24 West Borough 
WIMBORNE  Dorset  BH21 1NF   map
tel: 01202 889383
Open: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10.00 - 6.00
Highly varied mix of stock, but no paperbacks or book club editions. Smallish room in private house. Tea and coffee happily offered in home surroundings.

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Book
17 Merrial Street
NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME  Staffordshire  ST5 9AE   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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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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Bookmark
34 Arwenack Street
FALMOUTH  Cornwall  TR11 3JB   map
tel: 01326 211252  e-mail  web
Specialising in maritime, Cornish history, art, military history, aviation and transportation. We also have fiction, classics, poetry, plays and some much more quirky and rare titles. Our main speciality is kindness, smiling and the human touch something missing from clicking on a mouse

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Books Afloat
66 Park Street
WEYMOUTH  Dorset  DT4 7DE   map
tel: 01305 779774
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Good general stock on two floors whilst specialising in maritime and naval subjects, very much cover all subjects so something for everybody! Also genuine nautical antiques, ships bells ,models, die cast toys, clockwork trains, old postcards,paintings etc. Park Street is directly opposite Weymouth Railway Station and very handy for the town and harbour and beach.

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BooksIsell
85 High Street
NEWPORT  Shropshire  TF10 7AY   map
tel: 01952 811683  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
30,000+ used books. Not all on display but on premises including 6,000+ online books (listed on Amazon/Abebooks under Severnbooks). Inexpensive pricing. New owner from February 2015 who welcomes fellow book lovers and collectors. He's turned his hobby into his retirement business!

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Bookworms of Shoreham
4 High Street
SHOREHAM-BY-SEA  West Sussex  BN43 5DA   map
tel: 01273 453856
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Large stock and particularly, general, maritime and military history, and local topography.

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Bosco Books
The Old Hall Bookshop
Chapel Court  Shutta Road 
EAST LOOE  Cornwall  PL13 1BJ   map
tel: 01503 263700  web
Open: Summer, Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00. Winter, ring first if travelling.
Large general stock and local, military, natural and nautical history. Also prints, maps and original paintings.

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Bransdown Books
Tynemouth Market
Platform 2 
TYNEMOUTH  Tyne and Wear  NE30 4RE   map
tel: 07956 608599  e-mail  web
Open: Saturday & Sunday 9.30 - 3.30.
Specialists in collectable 20th century children's books, but with a reasonable general stock alongside, both fiction and non-fiction. Also have private premises open by appointment only.

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Brian P. Martin Antiquarian and Collectors' Books
Christique
11 West Street 
DORKING  Surrey  RH4 1BL   map
tel: 01428 682567 or 07773112101  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
A large stock of good quality books on many subjects, including Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire, London and other topography, naval & military, sports, fine bindings, poetry, literature, children's, history and much much more. Christique has an excellent cafe and nearby parking.

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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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Cafe and Books LLangollen
17 Castle Street
LLANGOLLEN  Denbighshire  LL20 8NY   map
tel: 01978 860334 or 861963  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 4.00
We are one of the largest second hand book shops in Wales with over 100,000 in stock. Dr Who, art, antiquities/collectables, crafts/hobbies, DIY, fishing, fiction, gardening, health, history, horror, lit-crit, music, plays, poetry, religion, royalty, Shakespeare, sport, transport, theatre, war/military, westerns. Trade welcome.

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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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Carmarthen Antique Centre
56 Priory Street
CARMARTHEN  Carmarthenshire  SA31   map
tel: 01267 222006
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
30 shops under one roof stocking everything from antiques to vintage, kitchenalia to military.

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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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Cavern Books
Dagfields Craft Centre
Walgherton Road 
NANTWICH  Cheshire  CW5 7LG   map
tel: 01270 841594 or 07712 046873  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 11.30 - 5.00.
General secondhand books, and particularly railways, military and crime, postcards and ephemera. Also LPs & CDs. There are also numerous book shelves all around the massive buildings.

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Chevin Books
Bay Horse Court
OTLEY  West Yorkshire  LS21 1SP   map
tel: 01943 466599
Open: Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Stock includes art, history, literature, military, sport and topography.

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Cinque Ports Military Bookshop
The Old Stables
2B East Cross  High Street 
TENTERDEN  Kent  TN30 6AD   map
tel: 01580 766224  e-mail  web
Open: Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Specialist military bookshop, opens January 2012 on Saturdays only. All books at reasonable prices, please contact before travelling any distance. Military books across a range of subjects.

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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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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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Copperfield's
37 Hartfield Road
WIMBLEDON  London  SW19 3SG   map
tel: 0208 542 0113
Open: 7 days. Monday - Wednesday 10.00 - 7.00, Thursday & Friday 10.00- 8.00, Saturday 11.00 - 6.00, Sunday 11.00 - 6.00.
A general stock of about 30,000 books, strong on philosophy, poetry and military history.

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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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Deeside Books
18-20 Bridge Street
BALLATER  Aberdeenshire  AB35 5QP   map
tel: 013397 54080
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
General stock with emphasis on local history, Scottish, military, fishing and field sports, transport, travel and topography. Stock of approx 10,000 varying from paperbacks to collector's items along with some remainders. Located on main A93 Aberdeen to Braemar road. In centre of Village.

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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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Dyfi Valley Bookshop
6 Doll Street
MACHYNLLETH  Powys  SY20 8BQ   map
tel: 01654 703849  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 12.00 & 12.30 - 4.30.
We have a large general stock but specialise in archery, firearms/shooting, military books and arms and armour.

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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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Fisher Nautical
Huntswood House
St Helena Lane  Streat 
HASSOCKS  West Sussex  BN6 8SD   map
tel: 01273 890273  fax: 01273 891439  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.00 - 5.00. Appointment necessary.
Established 1963 and extensive and long lasting wants list kept. Catalogue published about every month. Phone, fax, e-mail or write for printed catalogue AND send us your wants list. Postal business, visitors by appointment only, regret browsing not possible. Most parcels dispatched next day."Books about the Sea" When all else fails try us or save time and & try us first!

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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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Grosmont Bookshop
Co-Op Building
Front Street 
GROSMONT  North Yorkshire  YO22 5QE   map
tel: 01947895170  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days April to October 10 - 5.30, see website for November - March
Specialising in railway titles, bus and tram books, local maps, guides and local history, nationwaide walking guides, military books, plus general fiction, history, biographies, childrens, etc etc. Open whenever the North Yorkshire Moors Railway is running trains, plus other days, see website for opening times and book lists.

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Hatchard and Daughters
91 Main Street
HAWORTH  West Yorkshire  BD22 8DA   map
tel: 01535 648720
Open: Friday 12.00 - 5.00, Saturday & Sunday 11.00 - 5.00.
General secondhand stock and particularly the Brontes, local topography, art, military and railways.

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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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Henry's Cafe Bookshop and Antiques
22 High Street
UPTON UPON SEVERN  Worcestershire  WR8 0HB   map
tel: 01684 438300  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Sunday 10.00 - 5.00.
Large selection of secondhand books with an emphasis on history and military from ancient times to the twentieth century.

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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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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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Island Books
White House
Storrington Road 
THAKEHAM  West Sussex  RH20 3EQ   map
tel: 01798 812 223  e-mail  web
Open: By Appointment.
Large stock of fine, rare and academic titles. Binding and restoration. Showroom open by appointment.

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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 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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JW Books
The Shopping Courtyard
Stratford Garden Centre Campden Road  Clifford Chambers 
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON  Warwickshire  CV37 8LW   map
tel: 01789 508031  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00, Sunday 10.30 - 4.00.
Extensive range of secondhand books encompassing architecture, art, aviation, biographical, history, maritime, military, natural history, performing arts, topography, transport, travel, sports and Folio Society. Local interests: Gloucestershire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire. Also Fred Archer and John Moore. Regular attendee at Churchdown Book Fair.

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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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Kellow Books
21 High Street
CHIPPING NORTON  Oxfordshire  OX7 5AD   map
tel: 01608 644293  e-mail
Open: Monday & Tuesday, Friday & Saturday 10.00 - 4.00.
General Bookshop Topography Military Natural History Travel Childrens Illustrted Fine Bindings etc etc 10000 books in stock. If we have not got it, we can get it.

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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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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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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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Lewes Book Centre
38 Cliffe High Street
LEWES  East Sussex  BN7 2AN   map
tel: 01273 487053  web
Open: Monday - Friday 10.30 - 3.30, closed Wednesday, Saturday 10.30 - 5.00.
General secondhand books and specialist military and aviation stock.

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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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Missing Books
Finchingfield Antique Centre
The Green 
FINCHINGFIELD  Essex  CM7 4JX   map
tel: 01245 361609  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.30
A balanced selection of stock, that will usually include at least one shelf each of aviation, military, gardening, biography and fiction. Plus 2 or 3 shelves of local history/topography.

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Mother Goose Bookshop
Lower Green Road
ST. HELENS  Isle of Wight  PO33 1TS   map
tel: 01983 873897/874063  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00. Closed Tuesday in Winter.
Large stock from £3.00 to £3000.00. Subject matter all sorts - strong on military and Isle of Wight. Situated on delightful village green with buses from Ryde every 30 mins.

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New to You Books
56b High Street
Cosham 
PORTSMOUTH  Hampshire  PO6 3AG   map
tel: 023 9232 1089
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 4.00.
New, remaindered and secondhand books. General stock, but particularly military and naval, as well as paperbacks galore.

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Once Read
4 High Street
CREDITON  Devon  EX17 3AE   map
tel: 01363 773365  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Out of print English Literature including a wide range of poetry. Specialist subjects such as soil science, Indian spiritualism and theology. Also a good range of biographies, military, British/European, cultural and social history. We have been open since July 1st 2011 and have had great support from the local community. We offer books at affordable prices. We are happy to take any enquiries or book requests.

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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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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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Quayside Books
7-9 Commercial Road
GLOUCESTER  Gloucestershire  GL1 2DY   map
tel: 01452 - 300422
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
General secondhand bookshop with storeroom at the rear. Particularly interested in military, maritime and transport books.

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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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Richmond Books
20 Trinity Church Square
RICHMOND  North Yorkshire  DL10 4QN   map
tel: 07857871380
Open: 7 days 10.15 - 4.15 including Summer & Spring Bank Holidays.
Military, general & local history, aviation, maritime, mountaineering, travel, field sports, transport, Folio Society, crime fiction, Sci-fi & fantasy, classics, literature, poetry and childrens' books.

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Saturday Books
61 Tower Street
DUDLEY  West Midlands  DY1 1ND   map
tel: 01384 481455 or 079771 481455  e-mail  web
Open: Monday &Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 2.00 - 5.00. Saturday 10.00 - 3.00.
I have large collections of English and American literature, military history, self-help and special needs education. If this not diverse enough, some 30 other catalogues. Link through website. A physical shop too, open daily but with restricted hours

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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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Shambles Tuesday Market
Market Place
DEVIZES  Wiltshire  SN10 2AT   map
tel: 01380 726922  fax: 01380 850319  e-mail
Open: Tuesday 8.00 - 4.00
4 respected bookdealers in attendence every Tuesday. Book clearance, general stock, local history, military etc. Bookfinders, buy/sell/valuations/enthusiasm. Also good antiques and collectibles available. Established for over 20 years and has a history of attracting good quality bookdealers amongst its general antique trade.

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Stella Books
Monmouth Road
TINTERN  Monmouthshire  NP16 6SE   map
tel: 01291 689755  fax: 01291 689998  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
A large stock of 30,000 books on all subjects, specialising in children's and illustrated, UK topography, railways and natural history. Stock available on web site.

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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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The Book Cellar at St Richard's Hospice
11 High Street
EVESHAM  Worcestershire  WR11 4DA   map
tel: 01386 422921  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
We have a vast selection of high quality secondhand books, catering for a wide variety of tastes. We also stock some Folio Society and old collectable books. All funds raised through sales support St Richard's Hospice.

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The Bookshop
4 Hawarden Road
COLWYN BAY  Conwy  LL29 8NA   map
tel: 01492 530110  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
A large selection of philosophy, literature, archaeology, psychology, history, art, poetry, travel, military, fishing, natural history, biography, science fiction, children's and antiquarian. Out of print collectable. All books reasonably priced and we are always looking for new stock and keep the place rotating. Always worth a visit.

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The Bookshop
10 Michael Street
PEEL  Isle of Man  IM5 1HA   map
tel: Tel 01624 845127
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00, Sunday 9.00 - 4.00 (in summer).
General secondhand stock but particularly motorcycling and military history.

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The Bookworm
210 Dalkeith Road
EDINBURGH  Midlothian  EH16 5DT   map
tel: 0131 662 4357  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Friday 9.30 - 5.30, Saturday 9.30 - 5.00.
Front shop is mostly paperbacks in all subjects of fiction. Upstairs mostly non-fiction, with one of the best selections of military history in Scotland. I have been in business for over twenty years at the same premises.

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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 History Bookshop
98 Fisherton Street
SALISBURY  Wiltshire  SP2 7QY   map
tel: 07772 632517
Open: Tuesday & Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
History books, including local, military and general history along with children's books.

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The Old Bakery
Main Road
SARNAU  Ceredigion   map
tel: 01239 654726  fax: SA44 6QS  
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.00, closed Wednesday.
An eclectic mix of books but mostly military and local titles.

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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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Top Banana Antiques Centre
1 New Church Street
TETBURY  Gloucestershire  GL8 8DS   map
tel: 0871 288 1102  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00, Sundays 11.00 - 5.00.
Two bookrooms of medium-size general stock with an emphasis on military, country pursuits and sport. Also a good selection of antique prints, especially old advertising material.

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Treasure Chest Books
61 Cobbold Road
FELIXSTOWE  Suffolk  IP11 7BH   map
tel: 01394 270717  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.00 (closed Mondays January - March).
East Anglia's Largest bookshop with something for everyone - over 60,000 books including the UK's largest stock of Transport/Shipping/Aviation Books (20,000+). Also Military, History, Art, East Anglian, Maps, Industrial History and a large stock of cheap Fiction/Classics/Childrens/Sci-Fi/Crime etc. Quality book always wanted.

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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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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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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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Wings of War Books
Scotch Mist
PIDDLETRENTHIDE  Dorset  DT2 7QG   map
tel: 07791 072309  e-mail  web
Open: Viewings by appointment only
Specialist in used military aviation books from world war 2. Rare and collectible books from the RAF, Luftwaffe, Battle of Britain and Pacific theatres. Online used aviation book store with free delivery on all items to the mainland UK.

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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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Withnail Books
The Brunswick Yard
24 Brunswick Road 
PENRITH  Cumbria  CA11 7JU   map
tel: 07977 830 945  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Bookroom within The Brunswick Yard antiques centre. 4000+ volumes of general stock, with a good selection of Cinema/TV, comics/graphic novels, some Cumbrian topography and a shelf of T.E. Lawrence. Opposite Booths, a short distance from the town centre. Free parking for customers in Brunswick Yard itself.

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