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BOOKBINDERS, FINISHERS & CONSERVATORS

 

BOOKBUILD (Colin and Judith Roberts), The Gatehouse, WEST CHARLETON, Nr. KINGSBRIDGE, Devon TQ7 2AL.

Tel: 01548 531294.

The proven antiquarian bookbinding and refurbishment service for collectors, dealers and the general public. Available 7 days per week; visits welcome by prior arrangement. Drop-back boxes, portfolios etc.

 

REBECCA NEWMAN, Cummins Farm, STOCKLAND, HONITON, Devon EX14 9EZ

Tel: 0787 606 3997

E-mail: rebecca@newmanbookbinding.co.uk

Web: www.newmanbookbinding.co.uk

Professional and long established bookbinding, conservation and restoration service.  High quality work from a traditional bindery.  Family bibles to tailor-made wedding albums.  Work undertaken in leather, cloth and paper.  Hand tooling in gold leaf and foil blocking. Drop-back boxes and conservation boxes made to measure.

 

RUSHLOW BOOKBINDING (Claire Bujniewicz), Jays Cottage, 4 Hillcourt, Hillhead, COLYTON, Devon EX24 6NJ

Tel:-  07593988778

Email: - rushlowbooks@gmail.com

Web: - http://www.rushlowbookbinding.com

Specialising in the repair and restoration of Antiquarian books including Bibles, first editions and rare volumes. Services also include bespoke binding such as thesis binding, wedding albums, notebooks and guestbooks. Based in East Devon, Claire Bujniewicz restores using traditional methods and the finest materials. 

 

SPIRAL PATH BOOK STUDIO LTD (Paul Taylor and Terry Bowden), The Long Room, Great Western House, Westover, LANGPORT, Somerset TA10 9RB

Tel: 01458 897040 or 07802 882760

E-mail: info@spiralpathbooks.uk

Web: www.spiralpathbooks.uk

Professional Book and Paper Conservation by a fully qualified and Accredited Conservator of the Institute of Conservation, UK with over 30 years' experience.
We repair and conserve all books, bibles, diaries, albums from the 14th century onwards.  All original material will be kept and re-used where possible.
We also conserve paper, vellum, parchment, maps, prints, letters and certificates.
Services also include digital imaging, fine leather bindings, archival boxes, preservation services and exhibition advice.
Visits welcome by prior arrangement.
 

WILTSHIRE

STEVE BUTTON, 32, Rollestone Park, Shrewston, SALISBURY, Wiltshire SP3 4DU

Tel: 01980 621111

Specialist stock of Natural History, Ornothology, Entomology, Botany, Country-side in general, Ecology, Conservation, Geology, O.S. Maps, New Naturalist Series, some Field Sports. W.H.Hudson, Richard Jeffries, Gardening and more.

Private Premises – Visitors welcome by appointment. Ring 01980 621111 to arrange a visit.

 

THE HISTORY BOOKSHOP ( Patrick Hillman ), 98 Fisherton Street,
SALISBURY, Wiltshire SP2 7QY
Tel: 07772 632 517
Email: patrickhillman@hotmail.co.uk
Specialising in all aspects of History, with a strong emphasis on Military, Naval and Aviation. Also Local History, Transport and traditional Childrens' authors. Offering a free booksearch service for out-of-print titles on any subject. Located close to Salisbury Railway Station and Fisherton Mill.

Open Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10am to 4.30pm (closed Monday, Wednesday and Sunday).

 

AVON & SOMERSET

 

CLEVEDON COMMUNITY BOOKSHOP, 27 – 29 Copse Road, CLEVEDON, Somerset BS21 7QN.

Tel: 01275 218318

E-mail: enquiries@clevedoncommunitybookshop.coop

Web: www.clevedoncommunitybookshop.coop

Internet sales: www.clevedoncommunitybookshop.coop/shop-online

A wide-ranging stock of quality Second-hand books covering most subjects and serving fair-trade coffee etc.  Approximately 8000 books in the bookshop, 15,000 books online, and literary events hosted regularly. Open daily from 10am.

Close to Clevedon Pier, just behind The Beach; look for the “To the Bookshop” sign on beach.

 

BATH OLD BOOKS, 9c, Margaret’s Buildings, Brock Street, BATH, Somerset BA1 2LP.

Tel: 01225 422244

E-mail: batholdbooks@yahoo.co.uk

Bath Old Books is a co-operative of five friendly and experienced dealers offering a medium sized selection of general and specialist stock over two floors.

Our specialisms include: Architecture; Art; Jane Austen; Bath; Children’s & Illustrated; Literature; Poetry; Modern First Editions; Travel & Topography; History & Biography.

We can also undertake formal valuations for probate or insurance purposes.  Book-search service.  Books bought. We can also be found on Facebook.

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.

 

GEORGE BAYNTUN (Edward Bayntun-Coward), Manvers Street, BATH, Somerset BA1 1JW.

Tel: 01225 466000

Fax: 01225 482122

Web: www.georgebayntun.com

E-mail: enquiries@georgebayntun.com  Twitter: @George Bayntun Facebook: George Bayntun  Instagram: georgebayntun(add logos)

Specialising in First Editions of English Literature, New and Old Leather Bindings, Illustrated and Children’s Books and Novels, as well as a large stock of general Second-hand Books, Maps and Prints.

Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm (closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm); Saturday by appointment. Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays.

 

BAILEY HILL BOOKSHOP, Fore Street, CASTLE CARY, Somerset BA7 7BG.

Tel: 01963 350917 

Fax: 01963 351230

E-mail: bhbsnews@gmail.com 

Large general selection of New and Old Books on most subjects, specialising in Fine Art, Somerset and West Country Topography, History and Gardening.

Open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 6pm; Saturday 9.30am to 5pm.

 

 PHOENIX BOOKS, 5, The George Precinct, CREWKERNE, Somerset TA18 7LU. 

Tel: 01460 76579

E-mail: peterlemmey@phoenixbookshop.co.uk

Come and browse in our friendly little shop.  We have an extensive range of paperback fiction plus good selections of Gardening, Cookery, 1st Editions, Crime, Modern Fiction, Penguins and Ladybirds.

Quality greetings cards.  We also sell Naxos CDs.  National Book Tokens available. 

Find us in the centre of town, close to the George Hotel.

 

 MICHAEL BISHOP BOOKS ( Michael Bishop), 10, Rylands Close, Williton, TAUNTON, Somerset TA4 4PE.

Tel: 01984 634542

E mail: michael-bishop@hotmail.co.uk

Private Premises.

Varied stock - Antiquarian and Second-hand available through

Mail Order (ABE) and I attend Fairs.

Member of P.B.F.A.

 

ROTHWELL & DUNWORTH (Caryl Rothwell; Max Rothwell), 2, Bridge Street, DULVERTON, Somerset TA22 9HJ. 

Tel: 01398 323169  Fax: 01398 331161.

E.mail: rdbooks.uk@gmail.com

Traditional Second-hand and Antiquarian bookshop, established 1920s in picturesque Exmoor town. Large stock extending to two floors. Buyers of private libraries & smaller collections on Sporting & other subjects. Open daily 10.30am to 1pm & 2pm to 5.15pm throughout the year. Sunday opening 11am to 1pm & 2pm to 4pm. 

DORSET

CHAPTER HOUSE BOOKS and THE SANCTUARY COFFEE SHOP (Claire Porter), Trendle Street, SHERBORNE, Dorset DT9 3NT. 

Tel: 01935 816262 

E-mail: chapterhousebooks@hotmail.com

Situated close to Sherborne Abbey, we carry a large general stock of Second-hand Modern and Antiquarian books, both hardbacks and paperbacks.  We also stock used Sheet Music, CDs and DVDs.

Open Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm; Saturday 9.30am to 5pm.  The coffee shop, with secluded courtyard, also serves light lunches.

To find us please check our website www.chapterhouse-books.co.uk

Member of P.B.F.A.

 

STOUR BOOKS (Tony Butler and Helen Deighton), Bridge Street , STURMINSTER NEWTON , Dorset DT10 1AP.

Tel: 01258 473561 

E.mail: helen.deighton@btconnect.com

Small general stock with emphasis on Aviation, Motoring and Transport, Art, Illustrated, Women’s Writing, Domestic History, Wessex and the West Country.

Tony is a Professional BOOKBINDER with 30 years experience. Restoration of Early Books and New Binding work undertaken.

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 6pm (please telephone before visiting in order to confirm).

Members of P.B.F.A.

 

WORLDWIDE VETERINARY SERVICE (Linda Packman), 14, Wimborne Street, CRANBORNE, Dorset BH21 5PP.

Tel: 01725 530181

E-mail: linda@wvs.org.uk

Web: www.wvs.org.uk

Situated in the delightful village of Cranborne, this shop carries a wide selection of good quality Second-hand books covering all manner of subjects. Open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. 

Around the village there are plenty of lovely walks, pubs and a Garden Centre.

 

 BLACK PUG BOOKS (Victoria Sturgess), The Old Gallery, 24 West Borough, WIMBORNE MINSTER, Dorset BH21 1NF.
E-mail: blackpugbooks@gmail.com
Tel: 01202 889383 Mob: 07720 712 707
Small, very friendly premises situated in Georgian
townhouse.  Varied stock covering all main subjects (including fiction), plus vintage magazines, sheet music and collection of vinyl.  (Very) cheap paperbacks housed in wheelbarrows outside - weather permitting. 

Tea/coffee always on the brew. 

Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10am to 5.30pm or by appointment.

 

THE ANTIQUE MAP & BOOKSHOP (Mr. Proctor), 32 High Street, PUDDLETOWN, Dorset DT2 8RU

Tel: 01305 848 633

E-mail: sales@puddletownbookshop.co.uk

Web: www.puddletownbookshop.co.uk

Antiquarian Map & Booksellers, Rare & Second-hand Books in the heart of Dorset. We specialise in Fine Leather Bindings, Thomas Hardy, Natural History & Foreign Travel.

Our bookshop is in the beautiful village of Puddletown.

Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm & Saturday 9am to 2pm.

 

BOOKS AFLOAT (John Ritchie), 66, Park Street, WEYMOUTH, Dorset DT4 7DE. (Near Railway Station)

Tel: 01305 779774.

Large general stock on 2 floors.  Whilst specialising in Shipping, Naval & Yachting (old & new), also strong on Topography, Transport, Literature, Fiction (inc. childrens), Military etc.  Also Shipping, Naval Memorabilia, Old Postcards, Paintings, Die-cast Toys, Ship Models, Ship’s Bells etc. 

Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.

Established for 34 years.” 

 

BRIDPORT OLD BOOKS (Caroline Mactaggart & Rosie Young),

11, South Street, BRIDPORT, Dorset DT6 3NR.   

Tel: 01308 425689

E-mail: bridportoldbooks@textbiz.com

Second-hand and Antiquarian bookshop open 6 days a week with specialist material in Childrens and Illustrated, West Country Topography and Leather Bindings. Most subjects covered and Scottish Titles available on request.

 Valuations for insurance and probate and free appraisals given.

Situated in the centre of town at the top of South Street next to the Art Centre with good food nearby. Free street parking if you are lucky, otherwise car parks nearby.

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.  Member of P.B.F.A.

JOHN TAYLOR BOOKS (John Taylor), Longhayes House, Allington Park, BRIDPORT, Dorset DT6 5DD.
Tel: 01308 423267
E-mail: johntaylorbooks@longhayes.plus.com
Web: www.johntaylorbooks.com
General and Antiquarian stock with specialist material in Art, Architecture, History, Photography and Illustrated.

Private premises, trade and private callers welcome by appointment. Quality books bought.

 

WILD AND HOMELESS BOOKS (Jon Lever),

12, South Street, BRIDPORT, Dorset DT6 3NQ.

Tel: 01308 421970

E-mail: inquisitions@wildandhomelessbooks.com

Web: www.wildandhomelessbooks.com

Frequently changing general stock of Second-hand books over two floors of a listed building in Bridport's town square (opposite the Arts Centre & Bridport Old Books). Stockists of Wild Swan railway titles (new books). 

Quality books bought.

Open Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 4.30pm (closed Sundays and Bank Holidays).

 

THE BOOKSHOP, The Old Bonded Store, Marine Parade, The Cobb, LYME REGIS, Dorset DT7 3JF. 

Tel: 07720 747328

Quiet off-season visits to the Cobb and its exceptional scenery can be combined with warming up at the Bookshop which OVERLOOKS LYME REGIS HARBOUR & BOATS next to the Cobb Arms pub, the Harbour Inn and just down the hill from Hix.  At busy times The Bookshop is open seven days per week and many evenings. It offers well-selected Recent and Out-of-Print Literature, Children’s books, Poetry, History, Philosophy, Psychology and many surprises even for avid eBookers. Please telephone for message with exact current opening hours.

DEVON

THE END BOOKSHOP (Mark Elbro), 54, Queen Street, SEATON, Devon EX12 2RB. 

Tel: 01297 20808.

Large selection of quality Second-hand hardback and paperback books covering most subjects, including children’s books.  Browsers welcome. 

Ordering service for new and secondhand books available.

Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9.30am to 3.30pm.  Thursday and Saturday 9.30am to 1pm. 

 

HIGH STREET BOOKS (Geoff Tyson), 150, High Street, HONITON, Devon EX14 8JX. 

Tel: 01404 45570

A large general stock of approx. 25,000 books on 2 floors.  Antiquarian, Second-hand and Out-of-Print books, Prints and Maps. We have large sections on Military, Maritime, Erotica, History and Art.

Easy on-street parking.

Open Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.

Member of A.B.A., I.L.A.B. and Ephemera Society.

 

GRAHAM YORK RARE BOOKS, 225, High Street, HONITON, Devon EX14 1LB.

Tel: 01404 41727

Web: http://www.gyork.co.uk
E-mail: books@gyork.co.uk

 Large stock of books, prints and maps on two floors, particularly strong on Literature, Art, Travel, Spain, Theatre, Local History and Decorative Items.

Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm, or 24 hours online.

Member of the A.B.A., I.L.A.B, P.B.F.A. and the Ephemera Society.

 

JEREMY PETERS FINE BOOKS, Abingdon House Antiques, 136, High Street, HONITON, Devon EX14 1JP.

Tel: 07554 862862

E-mail: Jeremy@jpfinebooks.co.uk

Small selected general stock of interesting books including Art, Architecture, Classic Literature, Pocket Editions, Classical Music, Military, Pictorial and Decorative Covers, History, Travel and small Antiquarian.

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4.30pm.

 

THE TOPSHAM BOOKSHOP, 27, Fore Street, TOPSHAM, EXETER, Devon EX3 0HD. 

Tel: 01392 877895.

Web: www.topshambookshop.co.uk

General stock of Second-hand and Out-of-Print books on 3 floors covering a wide range of subjects. Close to Topsham's attractive and historic waterfront and quayside car park.

Open Monday to Saturday 10.30am to 5pm (closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm).

 

EXETER’S ANTIQUES CENTRE ON THE QUAY, EXETER, Devon EX2 4AP. 

Tel: 01392 493501.

Web: www.exeterquayantiques.co.uk

Several booksellers maintaining a changing general stock of Second-hand and Out-of-Print books, maps and ephemera covering a range of subjects. In listed building with antiques, collectables and refreshment facilities of Riverside Café to hand. Situated on Exeter’s attractive & historic quay. Open 7 days a week 10am to 5pm in winter, extending to 5.30pm in summer. Find us on maps.google.co.uk.

 

RARE & ANTIQUE BOOKS (Barbara & Robert Chalk).

Web: www.rareandantiquebooks.com

E-mail: enquiries@rareandantiquebooks.com

Tel: 07594 274729

 Rare and Antique books are online booksellers from Exeter. We specialise in fine and highly collectable rare and antique books, particularly Children's and Modern First Editions. We are members of the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (P.B.F.A.) and the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA) and are committed to a high professional standard of book selling.

We will buy books by arrangement at our postal address office in Exeter. Please email or phone for more details.

 

HEARTLAND OLD BOOKS (Jeremy Whitehorn), 12 – 14, Newport Street, TIVERTON, Devon EX16 6NL. (Situated in historic bakery).

Tel: 01884 254488  

E-mail: jeremywhitehornbooks@gmail.com

Wide ranging general stock of interesting Second-hand, Rare and Out-of-Print material.  We buy books.  Open 10am to 5pm except Wednesday and Sunday. Parking in Pannier market opposite.

 

TARKA BOOKS, 5 Bear Street, BARNSTAPLE, Devon EX32 7BU (Top of the Tarka Line).

Tel: 01271 267090

E-mail: tarkabooks@hotmail.com

Large stock of Secondhand books. Open Monday to Saturday 9.45am to 5pm. We are happy to order new books.

 

 QUAYSIDE BOOKSHOP (Rhona and Chris), 43, Northumberland Place, TEIGNMOUTH, Devon TQ14 8DE.

Tel: 01626 775436

E-mail: quaysidebookshop@gmail.com

Web: www.quaysidebookshop.co.uk

Wide ranging stock in used and new books plus greeting cards and when available..prints.  Comprehensive range of Railway, Aviation and Maritime with associated ephemera.  Plus local authors/interestWorldwide Booksearch/Delivery and Speedy New Book Ordering Service.  Credit/Debit cards welcome.  Members of B.A.  Book tokens sold and exchanged.  Find us on Facebook and Caboodle. 

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm.  Sunday 11am to 3pm(ish).  Closed Sunday if inclement!  High season open all hours.  Close to seafront and famous Back Beach with views to Dartmoor.  Ample parking nearby and café opposite.

 

  CASTLE BOOKS, 4, Castle Street, TOTNES, Devon TQ9 5NU.

Tel: 07562 391801

Good, well selected stock of General and Antiquarian books. The shop is now run by a dedicated group of volunteers who have recently incorporated the business so that it is now known as Castle Books. The shop currently hosts a book-club and creative writing groups. Future plans include book-binding workshops, a storytelling group and regular poetry open-mic sessions.  Open 10.30am to 5pm Monday to Saturday. 

Castle Street is at the top of the town, turn right at the Barrel House and follow signs to the Castle. Public car park around the corner in North Street. Lots of cafés only a few steps away. Come in for a chat with our friendly staff, and join our groups and events!

 

GEOFF COX, Lower West Wing, Tristford House, HARBERTON, Nr. TOTNES, Devon TQ9 7RZ.

Tel: 01803 866181 

E-mail: geoffcox46@hotmail.com

Interesting range of Secondhand & Antiquarian books, Maps, Postcards & Ephemera.  Special interests – West Country History & Topography, Transport, Industrial Archaeology, Illustrated & Children’s books and Folk Music.

Always keen to buy interesting & unusual stock (e.g. journals, photo albums) especially in the above subjects. Member of P.B.F.A.

Private premises, callers welcome by appointment; 1.5 miles from Totnes off Kingsbridge road. 

 

COMPASS BOOKS (Lucy Hingston), 24 Lower Street, DARTMOUTH, Devon TQ6 9AN.

Tel: 01803 839658

E-mail: lucyw802@hotmail.co.uk

Situated on Bayards Cove, I have books to suit everyone, from paperbacks for “beach reading” to a wide variety of more specialist subjects.  I have a wide selection of Nautical books as well as stocking Moleskine and Paperblanks notebooks & journals.  Browsers are welcome and impulse buying is positively encouraged! 

Open 10am to 5pm Monday to Saturday.

I also sell on www.abebooks.com/www.biblio.com/www.amazon.com

 

KINGSBRIDGE BOOKS (Paul and Andrea Davies), Horswell Coach House, SOUTH MILTON, KINGSBRIDGE, Devon TQ7 3JU.

Tel: 01548 561798

E-mail: paul@kingsbridgebooks.co.uk

Web: www.kingsbridgebooks.co.uk

Private premises. Small general selection of good quality Antiquarian and Second-hand books always in stock. Trading at South West book fairs and at the KINGSBRIDGE ANTIQUES AND CRAFT CENTRE, TQ7 1DE (open Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm; Saturday 10am to 4pm).

Special interests: Polar Exploration, Travel, Modern First Editions, Maritime, Natural History and West Country.  Catalogue of Polar Exploration books issued. Always interested in buying good books on most subjects.   Member of P.B.F.A.

 

PATRICK POLLAK, "Moorview", Plymouth Road, SOUTH BRENT, Devon TQ10 9HT. 

Tel: 01364 73457

E-mail: patrick@rarevols.co.uk  

Web: www.rarevols.co.uk  

Private premises with parking; collectors and dealers are welcome by appointment. Select stock of Rare and Antiquarian books, manuscripts, photographs, maps, prints and ephemera in all subjects and languages, and specialising in the History of Medicine and Science. Book searches made in all subjects. Professional valuations carried out.

We issue frequent illustrated Newsletters by e-mail and if you are interested to have these, please send us your e-mail address.

Member of A.B.A. and ILAB, Linnean and Ray Societies.

 

THE BOOK CUPBOARD, 18, The Parade, The Barbican, PLYMOUTH,  Devon PL1 2JW.

Tel: 01752 226311  Mob: 07713 737 833 

E-mail: barbbook@btconnect.com

3 floors assorted out-of-print books - approx. 200,000 Hardbacks/Paperbacks; Various Subjects; Fiction / Non- Fiction. Books bought and sold. Free book search. 

We are open seven days a week 10.30am to 4.30pm.

18, The Parade is 10 minutes from City Centre Coach/Rail Stations.  There are several car-parking spaces in The Parade.

 

CORNWALL

ABBEY BOOKSHOP (Spencer Magill), 2 White Hart Arcade, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall PL15 8AA.

Tel: 01566 779113

Email: Spencermagill@aol.com

Web:  www.abbeybookshop.co.uk

General Stock including Architecture, Biography, Contemporary and Classic Literature, Children’s, Crafts, Cookery, Drama, Gardening, History, Mind/Body/Spirit, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Poetry, Occult, Travel etc.  Strong on Art, Photography and books of Irish interest.

Open Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm and Saturday 9.00am to 4.00pm. The  bookshop is just off the Town Square.

 

LOE BOOKS (Tim and Kate Loe), Landreyne Manor, Coads Green, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall PL15 7LZ.

Tel: 01566 782528

E-mail: loe@loebooks.co.uk

Web: www.loebooks.co.uk

We stock a wide range of fine Antiquarian and Second-hand books with a strong interest in Natural History, and specialise in the New Naturalist series.  We are not a formal bookshop but visitors are very welcome by appointment. You may also find our website interesting. We offer a commission-based auction search and purchasing service.  Fine books bought.

 

CHARLES COX RARE BOOKS, 16, Downs View, BUDE, Cornwall EX23 8RF.

Tel: 01288 354100 

Mob: 07769 663274

E-mail: charlie@coxnbox.co.uk

Small specialized stock mostly devoted to antiquarian English Literature 1750 – 1920, including archives, autographs, manuscripts and ephemera.  Valuations undertaken.  Catalogues issued.  Private premises but trade and private customers welcome by appointment. 

Member A.B.A. and I.L.A.B.

 

IAN MARR RARE BOOKS (Ian Marr), 23, Pound Street, LISKEARD, Cornwall PL14 3JR.

Tel: 01579 345310

E-mail: marr.books@gmail.com

Varied stock of British Books, Manuscripts, Ephemera, Old Prints, 17th-20th Century, miscellaneous subjects, including 19th Century Photography. Visitors very welcome by appointment. Catalogues issued. Enquiries welcome.

I travel widely to buy and to attend fairs.

Member of the A.B.A. and P.B.F.A.

 

JACK RYDER BOOKS, 10 Pike Street, LISKEARD, Cornwall

PL14 3JE.

Tel: 07889 865 882

E-mail: japhyryder2@hotmail.co.uk

Books bought and sold. Specialist subjects Cornish Interest, Military History, Natural History, Art Books, Trains and Transport, General Antiquarian, Collectible Children's Books.

Open Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm (summer 5pm) and

Saturday 10am to 2.30pm.

 

BOOKENDS OF FOWEY (Ann and David Willmore), 4, South Street , FOWEY, Cornwall PL23 1AR.

Tel: 01726 833361 

E-mail: info@bookendsoffowey.com

Specialising in Nautical books, Cornwall and Cornish History and authors who are connected to the area.  These include: Daphne du Maurier, Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, A. L. Rowse, Winston Graham, Derek Tangye, Denys Val Baker and Leo Walmsley.  Always a good general stock. 

Now also selling a range of new, mostly local interest, books and maps, stationery, greetings cards, art materials and postcards.

Open 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Saturday and 11am to 4pm on most Sundays.

 

JUST BOOKS, 1, Pydar Mews, Pydar Street, TRURO, Cornwall TR1 2UX.     

Tel: 01872 242532  

E-mail: info@justbookskernow.co.uk

Web: www.justbookskernow.co.uk

Extensive collection containing vintage, rare and antiquarian stock. Good general selection of pre-loved fiction and non-fiction books on two floors, specialist areas covering Cornish History, Topography and Art, we also have Children’s books and much more of interest, plus new Cornish books.

Books bought and sold, new and old books ordered.

Pydar Mews is a pedestrianised walkway, situated on the left going up Pydar Street from the Cathederal, opposite Boots the Chemist.

Open most days except Sunday, see website for current opening hours.

 

 BONYTHON BOOKSHOP (Rosemary Carpenter), 16, Kenwyn Street, TRURO, Cornwall TR1 3BU. 

Tel: 01872 262 886 

E-mail: bonythonbooks@btconnect.com 

Web: www.bonythonbookshop.co.uk

Good general stock specialising in Cornish History, Archaeology & Topography, Children’s Literature & ArtFree Book Search.  Credit cards accepted.  Good prices paid for quality stock. 

 Open Monday to Saturday 10.30am to 4.30pm.

 

CHURCHILL BOOKS (Jonathan Clifford and Graham Gibbs), The Old Coinage Hall, 1 Boscawen Street, TRURO, Cornwall TR1 2QU.

Tel:  01872 273799

A good general stock of Second-hand and Antiquarian books specialising in Cornwall, Topography, Poetry, Music, Politics, Natural History, Social History, Biographies  and a large selection of books, old and new, on the history of Golf over the past 150 years.

The bookshop is next door to ‘Charlotte’s Tea House’.

Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4.30pm.

Mail orders welcome.

 

BOOKMARK (Natasha Berks), 34 Arwenack Street, FALMOUTH, Cornwall TR11 3JB.

Tel: 01326 211252

E-mail: tasha_berks@yahoo.co.uk

Web: www.bookmark-online.co.uk

Specialising in Maritime, Boat Building and Sailing Adventures. Also strong on Military, Transport, Cornish History, Penguin Classics, Poetry, Art & Design, Esoteric, Philosophy and Self Help books. Friendly and helpful service. Book orders most welcome.

 

GREENBANK BOOKS (Julius Hyde), 9, High Street, FALMOUTH, Cornwall TR11 2AB.

Tel: 07876 454 357

E-mail: juliushyde@btinternet.com

Excellent general stock with special interest in Maritime, Motoring, Railways, Art, Architecture, Design & Crafts, Children’s Books and Cornish History.

We also stock Classical Music CDs and LPs.

Open Monday to Saturday 10:30am to 5pm.

 

 CHURCHTOWN BOOKS (Grant Wheeler), Churchtown, MULLION, Cornwall TR12 7HQ.

E-mail: churchtownbooks@gmail.com

We have a stock of 4000 Second-hand books on a variety of subjects,
also cards, new local interest books and a selection of vintage
bookends. Located in the centre of Mullion (a short walk from the Free
Village Car Parks)
.  You can also find us on Facebook and Twitter
@churchtownbooks.

Opening hours from 1 April to 31 October are 10am - 4.30pm Monday to Saturday. Reduced hours out of season, please contact for details.

 

NEWLYN BOOKS (Kelvin & Holly Hearn), Captains Cutters House, 52 Chapel Street, PENZANCE, Cornwall TR18 4AF. 
Tel: 07951 601 851
E-mail: eankelvin@yahoo.com

Established more than 20 years and still selling all sorts of books from £1.00 to £1,000 with a speciality in Art and Cornish. Paintings, prints, maps, greeting cards, hand-marbled paper post cards & vintage items also available. Open 10am to 5pm most days except Sunday.

 

TIMKC BOOKS (Tim Kendall-Carpenter), 5 Bon Villas, NEWLYN, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 5BZ.

Tel: 07843 412241 (or 01736 365955)

Web: www.timkcbooks.com

E-mail: info@timkcbooks.com

Specialising in Signed Literary Fiction and Poetry, 20th Century and later, and Art books. Small general stock also held. Monthly e-mail catalogues issued.

Visitors welcome (by appointment only).

I exhibit at several U.K. and Irish Book Fairs and also attend major literary festivals. Member of the P.B.F.A.

 

BOSORNE BOOKS (Della Boyns), The Cook Book, 4, Cape Cornwall Street, ST. JUST, PENZANCE, Cornwall TR19 7JZ. 

Tel: 01736 787266

E-mail:  info@thecookbookstjust.co.uk 

Web: www.bosornebooks.co.uk

St. Just’s Café-Bookshop.  A small general stock (over 5,500) of good quality Second-hand books located above the café.

Open every day from 9am. 

St. Just is 7 miles north of Penzance.  The Cook Book can be found by turning left at the clock tower in St. Just.

 

REDRUTH BOOK SHOP, 62, Turnpike Road, Connor Downs, HAYLE, Cornwall TR27 5DT.

Tel: 01736 752668  Mobile:  07599 131 079

E-mail: christine@redruthbookshop.co.uk

Web: www.redruthbookshop.co.uk (Google Redruth Book Shop and click on Redruth Book Shop Abebooks.com – then you are in to my site.  Input what you are looking for).

We specialise in New Cornish and Second-hand Cornish books plus other Second-hand books on various subjects such as Law, Medical, History and English.  Mainly internet sales. Visitors by special request only; please telephone first.  Locals may collect; please ring for directions. Payment by cheque (delivery after clearance), postal orders or Pay Pal.

 

OTHER AREAS

E.FRANCIS, 47, Nansen Road, Saltley, BIRMINGHAM B8 3JP

Second-hand books in Crime Fiction, Sci-Fi, Westerns, Fiction,

Film tie-ins. 1950 to Modern.