The Antique Map & Bookshop

Puddletown
Dorset

 

We are general antiquarian and second-hand booksellers

Although we buy and sell ALL SUBJECTS

We specialize in 19th century and early 20th century literature, illustrated & children's books, foreign travel (especially Antarctica), topography and natural history & botany 

Our favourite authors are:

G. A. HENTY, THOMAS HARDY, H. G. WELLS, ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE,

WILLIAM BARNES, H. RIDER HAGGARD, WINSTON S. CHURCHILL,

T.E.LAWRENCE, CHARLES DICKENS, A.A.MILNE

 

G. A HENTY

THOMAS HARDY

We like to buy and sell:

  SERIES - BOOKS for example:

A.& C. Black colour plate  books, The BADMINTON LIBRARY, NEW NATURALIST,
NOTABLE BRITISH TRIALS,
and similar

VICTORIAN MAGAZINES

especially:

THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS
THE GRAPHIC
THE STRAND MAGAZINE
Boy's Own Annual
Girl's Own Annual
Windsor Magazine
Cornhill Magazine
Pall Mall Magazine
and similar

 ALL ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

by well-known artists, for example:

ARTHUR RACKHAM
EDMUND DULAC
E. BLAMPIED
POGANY
KATE GREENAWAY
BEATRIX POTTER,
KAY NIELSEN
LOUIS WAIN
CECIL ALDIN,  etc, etc

WE ARE ALWAYS KEEN TO BUY GOOD QUALITY ANTIQUARIAN AND SECOND-HAND BOOKS ON ALL SUBJECTS SINGLE VOLUMES OR WHOLE LIBRARIES

 Please feel free to Contact Us

 

WE ALSO STOCK A SMALL AMOUNT OF MAPS
(some foreign maps, mostly English and local maps)
usually from ca. 1600 to 1860

and ENGRAVINGS:
local and other views - "spy"-prints - Baxter / Le Blond oil prints, and similar
(usually 19th century, early 20th century)