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Secondhand and Antiquarian Bookshops in the UK 2018

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A and Y Cumming Ltd
84 High Street
LEWES  East Sussex  BN7 1XN   map
tel: 01273 472319
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Very large stock including travel, fine bindings, art & illustrated, literature, natural history and topography.

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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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Age UK Book Shop
68 The Parade
Oadby 
LEICESTER  Leicestershire  LE2 5BF   map
tel: 0116 2718197  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
A very varied selection of good quality second-hand books at attractive prices starting from £1. All proceeds go towards providing important services to local older people.

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Beaumont Travel Books
33 Couthurst Road
BLACKHEATH  London  SE3 8TN   map
tel: 020 8293 4271
Travel, history & exploration.

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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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Bernard Quaritch Ltd
40 South Audley Street
MAYFAIR  London  W1K 2PR   map
tel: 020 7297 4888  e-mail  web
Founded in 1847, we deal in rare books, manuscripts and photographs. Our specialist fields include English literature, travel, science, travel, human science, art, architecture and Islamica.

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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 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 End
Bridge House
Bridge Street 
BAKEWELL  Derbyshire  DE45 1DS   map
tel: 01629 814994  e-mail
Open: Thursday - Monday 10.00 - 5.00.
We are a small second-hand bookshop run for the benefit of Bakewell and Eyam Community Transport. All books are donated. Wide cross section of fiction and non fiction. As well as second-hand books of all genres, there is a stock of new goods including: cards, gift wrap, There are also greetings cards. This second hand book shop is run primarily by volunteers who are friendly and helpful.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Colne Bookshop Wivenhoe
51 High Street
WIVENHOE  Essex  CO7 9AZ   map
tel: 79619 93892  e-mail  web
Open: Thursday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
Fiction, history, philosophies, society, children's, food and drink,poets, playwrights, art, photography, flora fauna, travel, music. Wivenhoe's only second hand bookshop.

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Daunt Books
83 Marylebone High Street
MARYLEBONE  London  W1U 4QW   map
tel: 020 7224 2295  e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 7.30. Sunday 11.00 - 6.00.
Travel book specialist.

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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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Dive-In
Lecture Hall
The Village 
WESTBURY-ON-SEVERN  Gloucestershire  GL14 1PA   map
tel: 01452 760124  fax: 01452 760590  
Open: Monday - Friday, but please ring first to check.
General secondhand stock with a good travel section.

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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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Dylans Mobile Bookstore
Everywhere
See web link for details 
SWANSEA  West Glamorgan 
tel: 01792 655655 / 07850 759199  web
Open: See web link for details
Dylans Mobile Bookstore will feed your need to read. We travel to festivals, markets & cultural events with our wonderful Words on Wheels experience. We sell books on Art, Poetry, Literature, History & Travel. Specialising in Wales & Dylan Thomas.

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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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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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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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Glaisnock Book Cafe
20 South Main Street
WIGTOWN  Dumfries and Galloway  DG8 9EH   map
tel: 01988 402249  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 5.00.
Thousands of books displayed in our book cave room. Modern fiction and non-fiction at affordable prices. Our book cave is located at the rear of our book themed cafe

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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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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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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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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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Jeff Towns
Dylans Bookstore (The Newton Bookroom)
5 Summerland Lane  Newton 
SWANSEA  West Glamorgan  SA3 4UJ   map
tel: 01792 655255 / 07850 759199  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment only
We sell books on Art, Poetry, Literature, History & Travel. Specialising in Wales & Dylan Thomas.

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Jonathan Potter Ltd
5 Margaret's Buildings
BATH  Somerset  BA1 2LP   map
tel: 07866 801897  e-mail  web
Open: Appointment necessary
Specialist dealers in antique maps, charts, atlases and books on the history of cartography and travel.

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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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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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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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Landers Bookshop
Hall Street
LONG MELFORD  Suffolk  CO10 9HZ   map
tel: 01787 378957  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Lots of General new titles that are regularly updated. A good, wide selection of secondhand books. We undertake searches for new and hard to find titles as well as general second hand requests.

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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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Lodge Books
25 South Back Lane
BRIDLINGTON  East Yorkshire  YO16 4EY   map
tel: 07449 887118  e-mail  web
Open: Thursday & Friday 10.30 - 4.30, Saturday 10.30 - 2.30.
A range of popular fiction, classics, biographies, non-fiction and children's, with a selection of collectibles. Find us close to the Old Town of Bridlington, the Priory and the Bayle Museum.

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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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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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Minster Gate Bookshop
8 Minster Gates
YORK  North Yorkshire  YO1 7HL   map
tel: 01904 621812  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.30, Sunday 11.00 -12.30 & 1.30 -5.00.
Books on art and architecture, philosophy, theology, music, travel, history, local guidebooks, from leather binding to paperback. Old prints, maps and engravings are also stocked.

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Mount Stewart House, Garden and Temple of the Winds
Portaferry Road
NEWTOWNARDS  Co. Down  BT22 2AD   map
tel: 028 42788387  e-mail  web
Secondhand charity bookshop located in the retail area of reception. All proceeds from this shop go directly to the property. Stock includes religion, biographies, art, travel, geography, paperback novels and children's books. Requests for specific books will be given attention by the staff of volunteers.

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Next Chapter Books
7 Rustlings Road
SHEFFIELD  South Yorkshire  S11 7AA   map
tel: 0114 3270341  e-mail
Open: Wednesday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.30.
A compact range of good-quality books with an emphasis on art, photography and design, philosophy, poetry, film, travel and topography, history and fiction, including Modern First Editions.

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Offside Books
92 Willesden Lane
KILBURN  London  NW6 7TA   map
tel: 77131 34075  e-mail  web
Open: Tuesday - Sunday 9.30 - 6.30
We have secondhand books on practically everything including history, travel, art, cooking, gardening and languages. We also sell children's books and fiction as well as posters, mugs and bags. Tea and coffee are now available while you browse our shelves and feed your mind. Turn over a new leaf and pick up a bargain!

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Oxfam Books & Music
74 Hertford Street
COVENTRY  West Midlands  CV1 1LB   map
tel: 02476 229684  e-mail  web
Open: 7 days 9.00 - 5.00.
Trading for over 30 years, we have a wide selection of academic textbooks, literature, poetry, and plays, alongside fiction, crime, travel and children's books. We have one of the largest sci-fi departments in the country, stocking hundreds of comics (many rare and out of print). We also have many film & music reference books and biographies.

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Oxfam Bookshop
220 High Street
GUILDFORD  Surrey  GU1 3JD   map
tel: 01483 504257  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30, Sunday 12.00 - 4.00.
We sell a wide range of subjects including fiction, literature, history, academic subjects, travel & languages, leisure etc. Out of print & collectable books. We also have a stamp section and a large music section selling c.d.s, vinyl, sheet music and books on music.

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Oxfam Shop
54-58 Darley Street
BRADFORD  West Yorkshire  BD1 3HN   map
tel: 01274 306700  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Big and varied stock, fiction and non fiction, in very large shop premises. Extensive range of novels available, both popular and classics. Non-fiction subjects covered include history, sport, biography, travel, religion, etc. Also DVDs and music CDs.

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Oxfam Shop
54-58 Darley Street
BRADFORD  West Yorkshire  BD1 3HN   map
tel: 01274 306700  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 4.00.
Big and varied stock, fiction and non fiction, in very large shop premises. Extensive range of novels available, both popular and classics. Non-fiction subjects covered include history, sport, biography, travel, religion, etc. Also DVDs and music CDs.

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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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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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Peter Harrington
100 Fulham Road
CHELSEA  London  SW3 6HS   map
tel: 020 7591 0220  fax: 020 7225 7054  e-mail  web
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 6.00.
First editions and bound sets, voyages, travel, atlases, maps, colour plate and natural history, Illustrated first editions of children's books, fine bindings and fore-edge paintings.

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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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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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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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Saintfield Antiques and Fine Books
Vestry Hall
Vestry Road 
BALLYGOWAN  Co. Down  BT23 6HQ   map
tel: 028 9752 8428
Open: Thursday - Saturday 11.30 - 5.00.
Small stock including Ireland, travel, exploration, literature and illustrated books.

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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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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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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 Barge
Our usual mooring is:
The Promenade  Barton Marina 
BARTON UNDER NEEDWOOD  Staffordshire  DE13 8DZ   map
tel: 07946 605324  e-mail  web
Open: See website for times and locations.
The Book Barge comprises a mix of new and secondhand fiction that tries to reflect the very best of contemporary, classic and children's literature. Books have been carefully selected to offer a quality alternative to high street bestseller lists including, among others, specialist sections exploring topical issues, titular oddities and travel ephemera.

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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 Book Shed Gallery
one mile off the R.600
(Wild Atlantic Way) 
KILBTITTAIN  Co. Cork 
tel: 023 884 9961  e-mail  web
Open: Usually open Sunday - Thursday but it's a good idea to call before coming.
We stock second hand and rare books on the arts, history, biography, militaria, travel, sport, gardens and horticulture, poetry, classics, technical and reference as well as some fiction. We also have a selection of maps and admiralty charts from around the world. Located half way between the villages of Ballinspittle and Kilbrittain

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The Book Stop's Here
Stall D9
Large Section  Preston Market 
PRESTON  Lancashire  PR1 2JA   map
e-mail
Open: Every day except Thursday 7.00 - 4.00.
Massive selection of paperback fiction, true crime & abuse cases. Collectable hardbacks, non fiction especially crime, travel & history. A long established local business serving the bibliophiles of Lancashire for the best part of two decades. Also at Clitheroe's Collectors' market every Sunday & on line sales @ ebay under name BIBUXMARKETMAN.

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The Bookmark
15c Rainham Shopping Centre
RAINHAM  Kent  ME8 7HW   map
tel: 01634 365987
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30. Sunday 10.00 - 4.00
Over 40,000 reasonably priced books at your fingertips. Wide range of both fiction and non-fiction. Very Good History, Travel, Biography, Childrens & study sections. Book searches undertaken. Range of large print & audio books. Great jazz while you browse.

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The Bookshop
4 Hawarden Road
COLWYN BAY  Conwy  LL29 8NA   map
tel: 01492 530110  e-mail
Open: Tuesday & Thursday - Saturday 11.15 - 2.00.
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 Dormouse Bookshop
29 Elm Hill
NORWICH  Norfolk  NR3 1HG   map
tel: 01603 621021
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00.
Medium general stock, East Anglia, travel, natural history, crime fiction, entertainment and science fiction.

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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 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 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 Open Road Bookshop
Park Street
STOKE BY NAYLAND  Suffolk  CO6 4SE   map
tel: 07929 526 763  e-mail
Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 5.00.
A small second hand bookshop specialising in poetry and literature in the heart of Constable country. There are also shelves on nature, travel, music, art and sport as well as biography and some miscellaneous non-fiction.

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The Print Room
Dog Kennel Farm
Lilley Bottom 
LILLEY  Hertfordshire  LU2 8LQ   map
tel: 07778 517486
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
Modern first editions. History of road travel, classic cookbooks, classic sic fi, history, classic children's books, classic first edition novels. Booksellers since 1984.

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Toby English
6 St. Marys Street
WALLINGFORD  Oxfordshire  OX10 0EL   map
tel: 01491 836389  e-mail  web
Open: By appointment only.
Visitors are welcome by appointment, please phone in advance. There are in stock thousands of second-hand, rare and scholarly books on many subjects but especially Art, Architecture, Children's and Illustrated Books, Travel, Literature and History.

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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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Wandsworth Oasis Books
Amen Corner
234-250 Mitcham Road 
TOOTING  London  SW17 9NT   map
tel: 020 3759 8802  web
We have a large fiction section, as well as classics, history, self help, world religions, business, art and cinema, DIY, travel and, of course, a children’s area.

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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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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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