Abbey Antiquarian Books[Abbey Logo]

telephone:  +44 1386 701133
other links for searching our stock:  ABE or  Antiqbook
Browse Books by Catalogue:
1. Antiquarian (before 1700)
2. Antiquarian (1700-1900)
3. Children's Books (before 1900)
4. Children's Books (after 1900)
5. Pop-ups and Movables
6. Paper Dolls
7. Bewick and Woodengraving
8. Fable and Emblem Books
9. Art and Collecting
10. Biography
11. Classics (Greek/Latin)
12. Cookery
13. Crime Fiction
14. English Topography
15. Fiction
16. History
17. Medical
18. Military
19. Natural History
20. Poetry
21. Plays
22. Royalty
23. Science and Technology
24. Sport
25. Travel
26. Foreign Language Books.


We are antiquarian booksellers established in Gloucestershire for thirty years. We have general stock and specialise in early illustrated and children's books and pop-ups.
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To browse through our current stock (about 4,000 books) by Catalogue, click on the links at the left of this page.

To purchase books by credit card, PayPal or bank transfer using our secure server, click main website or on this picture:

(Printing press of Jodocus Badius,
from the titlepage of one of the early
books we have for sale, the Works of
Thomas A'Kempis, Paris, 1549)

To search all our Catalogues for book titles, authors or content, use this form:

New listings uploaded 2 June 2007

We are members of the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA).
For technical books on photography:  Hove Books.

Thank you for visiting
John and Anne Adye

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