Mad hares, the downfall of Julius Caesar and St Patrick’s Day are some of the well-known associations with… Read more »
Notoriously history repeats itself and our leaders never seem to learn from their predecessors’ mistakes. These timely and… Read more »
Forgotten Veganuary or Dry January already? Do take something up instead.
We would like to wish all of our customers a very happy and book-filled New Year. These books should keep you entertained throughout January and beyond.
Just in case you didn’t receive as many books as you might have wished yesterday (and some may argue this will always be the case…), we recommend the following.
We may not necessarily admit it but, for many of us, television is as important a part of Christmas as the tree and the turkey. This year, we suggest that you gain a new insight into a wonderful war film, discover the story of one of our best actors, and learn how to make cocktails that would please James Bond.
Letters from an antiquarian bookseller,” and to a gentleman publisher reveal a wonderful, and largely lost, world of books. Tom Gauld’s postcards, on the other hand, show a world that is very much alive, and will appeal to writers (successful or struggling), book-buyers and all readers.
Everyone needs something in which to carry their books. Our sturdy and stylish cotton carriers will make carrying the heaviest tome a pleasure.
Speed is not everything: elegance and adventure are just as important. These three books, with beautiful cars, a magical train and some hair-raising aeronautical escapades, will appeal to all transport enthusiasts, armchair or otherwise.
When John Hatchard opened his shop, he was a publisher as much as a bookseller. With this in… Read more »