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Books

Secondhand Books

Secondhand Books

 

 

Rare Books

Rare Books

 

Antiquarian Books

Rare Books

Our books are arranged primarily in 4 rooms, the most recent additional room located on the first floor (see our shop gallery). Our stock is wide ranging, clearly priced and well organised within subject areas. There is much for the bargain minded book lover to appreciate with books ranging in price from as little as £1. We have many contemporary thrillers, crime horror sci-fi fantasy titles;
plus numerous childrens books, romance and classics . We pride ourselves on stocking many of the current bestsellers.

The books on show cover the full range of collectable material from current first editions to rare antiquarian leatherbound volumes ,limited / specialist books and signed copies.

Just some examples of our rare books include:

  
  • "The official guide to the western railway"
  • "21 delightful ways of committing suicide"
  • "The chronicle of WG" by JR Webber . This is a numbered "subscriber's edition" of 440
  • "The birds of the British Isles" Charles Stonham 5 volumes
  • "The Coventry families of the United Kingdom" Edward Walford 1881
  • "Polar seas and regions" Sir John leslie 1860
  • "Letters from Catalonia" Rowland Thirmere in 2 volumes 1905
  • "Towers. A historical survey" Erwin heinle and Fritz leonhardt.

Although primarily a secondhand bookshop, many of our titles are "as new". In addition, we have review and proof copies. Amongst our sizeable stock, there are thousands of out of print books and postcards. Our ephemera selection includes maps, photographs, diagrams and plates. 

We also have a number of sections for specialist books

  • and a London Books section