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Dear  Customer

Welcome to April's Piccadilly Notes, bringing you news of all our latest activities and acquisitions.

Don't forget to say hello to our Spring baby - the new website, only a month old and growing all the time!


We are aiming to host more events at the shop. These are listed on the website, and the next one is tomorrow night —

Discovery & Exploration - An evening with the Turner twins & The Last Drop

There are still a few places available if you would like to attend. Book online, or call Katie.

Turner Twins, Explorers
A Spaniard In The Works

Not quite fitting into any of our usual departments, we have just acquired a unique copy of John Lennon’s A Spaniard in the Works, signed by Lennon and initialed by Beatles collaborator, Victor Spinetti.

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Children’s and Illustrated Department Contact Rosie for more details


We have just acquired a substantial run of these chirimen-bon or Japanese crêped paper fairy tales, all in lovely condition, many we have not come across before. Here are some examples. Please email for more details.

The Old Man & The Devils

The Old Man & The Devils


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Kachi-Katchi Mountain

Kachi-Katchi Mountain


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My Lord Bag-O'-Rice

My Lord Bag-O'-Rice


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Travel Department Contact Georg for more details

Middle East Travel Catalogue

Our new Middle East catalogue has just arrived.
Please ask us if you would like a copy, or view on the website, or download PDF version.

Did you know, that just up the road in Sackville Street is the home of the Anglo-Omani Society?

Anglo-Omani Society The Anglo-Omani Society is a charitable organisation established to preserve the long-standing friendship between Britain and Oman, engaging in a series of cultural, educational and networking events in London and Muscat.

London und Umgebung. Nebst Reiserouten vom Continent nach England und zurück. Handbuch für Reisende.


London und Umgebung


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The Exploration Of The Caucasus. With Illustrations By Vittorio Sella




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Scott's Last Expedition … Arranged by Leonard Huxley with a Preface by Sir Clements Markham.

SCOTT, Captain R.F.

Scott's Last Expedition 


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Science & Natural History  Contact Chris for more details

Roses for English Gardens

JEKYLL, Gertrude 

Roses for English Gardens


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Angling in The Sudan: Notes Based on The Writings and Experiences of Well-Known Sudan Anglers.


Angling in The Sudan


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We have recently acquired several more Angling Books which we are currently processing and photographing.

Ask Chris for more information, or search on the website.


Prints Department Contact Richard for more details


Following on from the successful show of Bolivian art in the Gallery Space next door we have now opened this up to an exciting exhibition of Vintage posters

All of these have been linen backed and are ready to view.

Please preview the posters on display on our website.

Great Subscription Room at Brooks's, St. James's Street.

Print of the month

Stadler after Pugin 

Great Subscription Room

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Furka-Oberalp, Switzerland

Poster of the Month

ERNST, Otto 



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Provincia Ultoniae, The Province of Ulster. (Northern Ireland).

Map of the Month


Provincia Ultoniae


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Modern Firsts & Literature Department Contact Rebekah for more details


Our Literature Catalogue is about to be printed. 

Featuring a host of literary greats of finest quality including the smallest printed book in the world, The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam (see below). 

Please contact Rebekah to find out more, or to reserve a copy.

The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam

THOMPSON, Eben Francis.

The Rose Garden of Omar Khayyam.


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Under a Glass Bell

NIN, Anais.

Under a Glass Bell 


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Lorna Doone


Lorna Doone. 


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