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rare, antiquarian & secondhand booksellers
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James Kendrew, York, c1820

Towards the Yorkshire Dales:
Knaresborough, Harrogate, Ilkley, Skipton, Bolton Abbey, Settle, Giggleswick.

Hessay: (5 miles)

HESSAY BOOKS (Margaret Rogers)
Manor House, Hessay , York, North Yorkshire YO26 8JR

Internet & Postal only: Modern literature and First Editions. Travel History Children's Books.

Knaresborough: (15 miles)

1 Brewerton Street, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8AZ

tel: 01423 865962 tax: 01423 547057

Private premises, callers welcome by appointment. Catalogues of West Indies books, maps, postcards and stamps issued 6 a year. Books on philately and West Indies bought. Spec:West Indies, philately. Also good sections of coaching, road books and travel.

Member of: PBFA.

Harrogate: (18 miles)

23a, Commercial Street
HARROGATE North Yorkshire HG1 1UB

tel: 01423 561982

Open: Monday - Saturday 10.30 - 5.00.

General stock and children's and illustrated, history and transport.

MACBUIKS, (Sally Mackenzie)
7 Leadhall Crescent, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 9NG

tel: 01423 870978

Internet & Postal only: Gardening, handicraft, cooking, political biography, travel, children Searches undertaken.

Dacre: (26 miles)

Dacre Hall, Dacre. HG3 4ET.

tel: 01423 780497

Private premises, appointment necessary. Spec: engineering, fire & firefighters, performing arts, theatre.

Ilkley: (30 miles)

INPRINT BOOKS, (David Harrison)
2 Grove Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire LS29 9PE

Tel: 01943 602234

Private premises: by appointment at any time. 24hr ansaphone. Small stock o f high quality exclusive children's topographical and natural history 'colour-plate' books. Spec:Books illustrated by Rackham, Outhwaite, Neilson, "BB" (Denys Watkins Pitchford); Yorkshire topographical prints and 'spy' prints.

71 Main Street
ADDINGHAM Nr Ilkley West Yorkshire LS29 0PD

tel: 01943 830095 or 01943 605806

Shop: Friday & Saturday 10am - 4pm; all other times by appointment A wide range of children's fiction (1900-1980) always in stock. We are happy to accept wants lists. Spec:Childrens particularly girls' school stories, career fiction, and family adventure. Also small selected stock of crime and sporting.

Member of: PBFA.

FINE BOOKS AT ILKLEY, (Paul Williams).
41 Manley Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire LS29 8QP.

tel: 01943 600168 fax: 01943 603828

Private premises: by appointment only. General stock, medium size. Spec:Asian and African travel and exploration, mountaineering, technical, childrens books.

Member of: ABA, ILAB, PBFA.

MARK SUTCLIFFE, (Mark Sutcliffe)
52 Moor Park Drive, Addingham, Ilkley, West Yorkshire LS29 0PT

tel/fax: 01943 830117

Private premises: strictly by appointment. Catalogues issued 2-3 times a year. Spec:Modern first editions, crime and detective fiction, Dashiell Hammett, The Crime Club and children's.

Member of: PBFA.

9 St James Road,
Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9PY

For books on the Performing Arts, please click the following link:

Bolton Abbey: ( 33 miles)

GROVE RARE BOOKS, (Andrew & Janet Sharpe)
The Old Post Office, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 6EX

tel/fax: 01756 710717

Shop: Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm. Some Sundays in summer by chance. Medium stock. Spec:Yorkshire Topography, country life, fine sets, country sports, antiquarian and fine older books.

Member of: ABA, ILAB, PBFA.

Skipton: (38 miles)

C.L. HAWLEY (Catherine Hawley)
26 Belgrave Street, Skipton, West Riding of Yorkshire BD23 1QB, United Kingdom (address for correspondence only)

tel: 01756 792380

Our specialisms are literary criticism, literary theory, literary biography and literary texts. In addition we stock academic history and children's fiction and poetry as well as general stock.

Our aim is to provide a service where out-of-print academic material in our specialist areas can easily be found. We offer no-obligation booksearches, and can record your areas of research to alert you when relevant stock comes in. We can quickly supply printed lists of stock, sorted by your interests and are happy to give advice.


23 Water Street
North Yorkshire BD23 1PQ

tel: 07932 972762

Open: Wednesday & Friday 10.00 -12.30 & 2.00 - 5.00.

Mainly non-fiction - specialist areas, espionage, mountaineering, Watergate, theology, general. Also fiction - classics and modern.

Settle: (49 miles)

Market Place, SETTLE , North Yorkshire BD24 9EJ

tel: 01729 825795
Open: Monday - Saturday 10.00 - 4.30.

General secondhand books.

Giggleswick: (49 miles)


Pendragon, 16 Main Street, Ingleton, North Yorkshire LA6 3HF

Tel: 01524 241021

Private premises, by appointment. Unusual, scarce and fine books, about 3,000, all priced for the trade. Spec:Yorkshire topography, especially Yorkshire Dales. Scarce books in most fields.

Member of: PBFA.

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