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Covid-19 Operations Update January 26th 2021

We are happy to say we are still operating online as per usual, the shop is closed to the public until further notice. Royal Mail is collecting our post the next working day after your order is processed.

Please note Royal Mail has suspended delivery to a few countries – more information here: If your country is listed as ‘on suspension’ you are very welcome to order and we will ship as soon as we can.

Did you know...

Famous author Anthony Burgess was born on this day in 1917.

Click here to see books written by Anthony Burgess.

Special Offer

20% discount on Military books in our Special Book Room.

Type in voucher code MILITEX at the checkout to apply your discount before payment. Valid to 10th March 2021

Browse current stock of Military books in this offer

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Animal Stories
Question: What do all the books and book series listed below have in common? The Fables of Aesop, Watership Down by Richard Adams, Black Beauty by Anna Sewell, The Wind In The Willows by Kenneth Grahame, Babar (the elephant) series, by Jean De Brunhoff, The World of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter, Doctor Dolittle Series by Hugh Lofting, Animal Farm by George Orwell, Little Grey Rabbit Series by Alison Uttley, The Black Stallion by Walter Farley, Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Call of the Wild by Jack London, Brambly Hedge Series by Jill...

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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam illustrated by Edmund Dulac
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam illustrated by Edmund Dulac The Moving Finger……. As a child I had an illustrated copy of Arabian Nights.  I was fascinated by those pictures and stories.  It conjured up an exotic world that seemed magical and so far removed from my own.  That is why I am drawn to this copy of “The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam”.  It is beautifully illustrated by Edmund Dulac and seems once again to transport me to ancient Persia and to the minarets...

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