The Bookshop on the Heath

 
 
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74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 0BW
 
 
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Mon - Fri 9:30am - 4.30pm, Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm | Closed Wed
 

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The Bookshop on the HeathA book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local history books and guidebooks on Blackheath Village. As well as a great selection of books they have original art, photographs, posters and prints for sale. They also have a Mayfair showroom Biblion, between Oxford Street and Brook Street at 1-7 Davies Mews, W1K 5AB (closed on Sundays) specialising in James Bond and crime fiction novels with many rare first edition hardbacks dustwrapped and signed.

 

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Opening and closing times for The Bookshop on the Heath

Today (Monday) The Bookshop on the Heath closes at 16.30

Monday:

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Tuesday:

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16.30
 
 

Wednesday:

Closed
 
 

Thursday:

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16.30
 
 

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16.30
 
 

Saturday:

9.30
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16.30
 
 

Sunday:

11.00
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17.00
 
 

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Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Blackheath Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
KidbrookeRailway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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