introduction to Ken Spelman Rare Books

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We currently hold over 40,000 books in stock and are a rare combination of high quality secondhand bookshop, and fine and antiquarian specialist. We stock good quality publishers remainders, particularly scholarly academic and art books.

We also deal in 18th and early 19th century English watercolours, and have regular exhibitions of these and modern watercolour artists. Please send your details to be included in our mailings for private openings of these exhibitions.

Our shop hours are 9.00am - 5.30pm
Monday - Saturday