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A fine chain of bookshops, usually occupying smaller premises than Waterstones. Regularly has impressive reductions on new titles, and carries a fairly broad stock.

 

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2 minutes walk
 
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Marylebone Railway Station
 
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Paddington Railway Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
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Welbeck Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
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4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £153  36% off
    Grosvenor Square, W1K | 2 minutes from Books etc
    It is all in the detail at this plush hotel with fluffy pillows, marble bathrooms and heated towel racks adding to the experience. Once a stately ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Sussex Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £48  27% off
    19-25 Granville Place, W1H | 3 minutes from Books etc
    Smart and modern with slate floors and a unique leather reception area, the Sussex is one of Radisson's more contemporary hotels. Italian designer influences are evident ... More
     
     
     
    Go Native Apartments Mayfair
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  26% off
    10 Lees Place, W1K | 3 minutes from Books etc
    Part of the historic Grosvenor Estate, this beautiful Georgian building is Go Natives latest premium property. A 300 year-old mews in Mayfair, it has been sympathetically ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Shapero Rare Books
    London > Shopping > Books
    32 St George Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 8 minutes from Books etc
    Specialists in travel, natural history and English literature with an extensive range of colour plate books ranging from sport, children's interest, architecture and economics.... More
     
     
     
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    Maggs Brothers
    London > Shopping > Books
    50 Berkely Square, Mayfair, London W1J | 8 minutes from Books etc
    Established in 1853, Maggs Bros. Ltd., is one of the world's oldest and largest dealers in antiquarian, first edition, autograph and rare books. Books are divided ... More
     
     
     
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    Daunt Books Marylebone
    London > Shopping > Books
    83 Marylebone High Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 9 minutes from Books etc
    Smooth wood panelling, streams of natural light bursting through a large, pitched glass roof - as soon as you enter Daunt Books on Marylebone High Street ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Shopping > Clothing
    Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, Marylebone, London W1A | 1 minute from Books etc
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    Ordning & Reda
    London > Shopping > Office Supply
    Selfridges, Ground Floor 400 Oxford Street, Marylebone, London W1A | 1 minute from Books etc
    Simple and elegant, Ordning & Reda's range of self-designed Swedish paper products will put the feel-good factor back in your letter-writing life. And if you ... More
     
     
     
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    Selfridges
    London > Shopping > Department Stores
    400 Oxford Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 1 minute from Books etc
    Don't be fooled into thinking that this huge department store is simply a Mecca for commercialism and shopaholics. Selfridges has a truly fascinating history that supports ... More
     
     
     
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    Sinatra at The London Palladium
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 10th July to 10th October 2015
    London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 10 minutes from Books etc
    A centenary celebration of ol' Blue Eyes, this multimedia concert marks 100 years since Frank Sinatra's birth. Rare and never before seen footage of the legendary ...More
     
     
     
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    Cats: The Musical
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th December 2014 to 25th April 2015
    London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 10 minutes from Books etc
    Following a successful return at the beginning of December 2014, Cats, Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running musical based on TS Eliot's 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats' ...More
     
     
     
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    Bruce Forsyth Entertains
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Sunday 10th May 2015 - 7.30pm
    London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 10 minutes from Books etc
    Bruce Forsyth quit Strictly after he 'began to feel stale' but if anything can keep him on his toes its this live show at The London ...More
     
     
     
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    Wigmore Hall
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 5 minutes from Books etc
    Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
     
     
     
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    The Screen on Baker Street
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    96-98 Baker Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 10 minutes from Books etc
    Two intimate screening rooms, plush seating and high-tech facilities make The Screen on Baker Street a good choice for film lovers in the area. Tucked away ... More
     
     
     
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    London Palladium
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    8 Argyll Street, Soho, London W1F | 10 minutes from Books etc
    For those who owned televisions in the 1950s and 1960s, the London Palladium is quite simply the most famous variety theatre in the world. Stars who ... More
     
     
     
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    Oxford Street
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Oxford Street, Marylebone, London W1C | 3 minutes from Books etc
    With over 200 million visitors a year, more than 300 shops and 5 million square feet of retail space, Oxford Street lays claim to being London's ... More
     
     
     
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    Gallery Elena Shchukina
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    10 Lees Place, W1K | 3 minutes from Books etc
    Gallery Elena Shchukina opens 24th September 2013. Artist and curator Elena Shchukina is launching an eponymous space in Mayfair this September that will challenge the trend ... More
     
     
     
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    Michael Werner Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    22 Upper Brook Street, W1K | 5 minutes from Books etc
    The Michael Werner Gallery, a New York gallery that has a "small but stellar roster of serious painters" (Financial Times), adds to its existing galleries in ... More
     
     
     
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    Spaghetti House
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    74 Duke Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 1 minute from Books etc
    Running since 1955, Spaghetti House was set up by Northern Italians Lorenzo Fraquelli and Simone Lavarni and it still regarded as a family business. After opening ... More
     
     
     
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    Yo! Sushi
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, Marylebone, London W1A | 1 minute from Books etc
    For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
     
     
     
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    The Colony Grill Room
    London > Restaurants >
    The Beaumont, 8 Balderton Street, W1K | 1 minute from Books etc
    As you'd expect from Corbin and King, the duo behind Le Caprice, The Ivy, The Wolseley, The Delaunay - essentially a string of top London restaurants ... More
     
     
     
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    L'Atelier des Chefs
    London > Education > Adult Education
    19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 6 minutes from Books etc
    Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
     
     
     
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    La Cucina Caldesi
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 6 minutes from Books etc
    The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 9 minutes from Books etc
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    Brown Hart Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Duke Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 1 minute from Books etc
    This beautiful garden just off Oxford Street and close to Selfridges occupies an unlikely position - above an electricity sub-station. Brown Hart Gardens were re-opened in ... More
     
     
     
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    Claridge's Health Club & Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    49 Brook Street, W1K | 4 minutes from Books etc
    Found on the top floor of Claridge's, the Health Club & Spa provides the chance to enjoy relaxing treatments while looking across London. In the spa, ... More
     
     
     
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    Nyumba
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    6-7 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 5 minutes from Books etc
    Presided over by the outrageous, extravagant artist Michael Charalambous, Nyumba is not so much a unisex salon as a place of rest and relaxation, boasting some ... More
     
     
     
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    Punch Bowl
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Books etc
    Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
     
     
     
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    The Only Running Footman
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 9 minutes from Books etc
    One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
     
     
     
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    Ye Grapes
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 11 minutes from Books etc
    Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
     
     
     
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    The American Bar at The Beaumont
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Beaumont, 8 Balderton Street, W1K | 1 minute from Books etc
    Like the rest of The Beaumont hotel it sits within, The American Bar is Art Deco in style - and what a style. It's the sort ... More
     
     
     
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    Chakana
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    23 Orchard Street, W1H | 3 minutes from Books etc
    David Beckham, One Direction and Pixie Lott have all partied at Chakana, a late-night Inca-inspired lounge bar brought to you by Nick House, the entrepreneur behind ... More
     
     
     
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    The Coburg Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Connaught Hotel, Mayfair, London W1K | 5 minutes from Books etc
    Beyond the doormen in top hats and white gloves outside The Connaught hotel there are two outstanding bars, the second of which is the swish Coburg ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Brook Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 4 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 5 minutes from Books etc
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    The Dorchester Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    54 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 9 minutes from Books etc
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