26,000 secondhand volumes covering all subjects - archaeology, architecture, art, biography, botany, ceramics, cookery, countryside, crafts, fiction, fishing, gardening, history, literature, nature, nautical, ornithology, philosophy, poetry, polar, railways, science, sport, theology, transport, travel, topography.  


On this website you can visit our virtual bookshop, browse, search and buy online. Use the Quick Search box to the left to bring up subject categories in our stock - try any of those listed above or any others you can think of. Make it as broad or narrow a selection as you choose. For example 'Nautical' might bring up 450 titles while 'Navy' would reduce it to 120. 'History' will return more than 4,000 while 'medieval' or 'Reformation' would further refine the search. 'Biblical' would return a large number of books, 'epistles' or 'gospels', less so.


To search for individual titles or by author or publisher click on the Advanced Search






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"A journey into the middle of nowhere was rewarded by a friendly greeting, hot coffee and lots of chatter. This really is an oasis in the wilderness and the tens of thousands of titles on offer took some hours to browse and were a joy to behold. Only a fraction of the books are on the internet at the moment. There are many scarce titles on offer, particularly on field sports and rural pursuits." - Chris Harte (TheBookGuide)




Books to Sell?

We buy extensively at auction to ensure we always have a wide ranging and interesting stock. We also buy selectively from private collections.

If you have books to sell please contact us by email ([email protected]) telephone or post.




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For a great range of antiques of all descriptions and from all ages, visit www.llandoveryantiques.co.uk .Based in the small, friendly market town of Llandovery on the edge of the Brecon Beacons and well worth a visit if in the locale.