Persephone Books

 
 
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59 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3NB
 
 
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Opening and closing times for Persephone Books

Today (Tuesday) Persephone Books closes at 18.00

Monday:

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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Wednesday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Thursday:

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18.00
 
 

Friday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

12.00
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17.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Persephone Books Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Russell Square Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Holborn Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Calendar 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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DoubleTree by Hilton London - West End
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  38% off
92 Southampton Row, WC1B | 3 minutes from Persephone Books
The DoubleTree by Hilton London - West End hotel is perfectly located in London's historic Bloomsbury district, between Holborn and Russell Square tube stations for convenient ... More
 
 
 
Grange Holborn Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  29% off
50-60 Southampton Row, WC1B | 4 minutes from Persephone Books
The Grange Holborn is positioned right where the West End meets the City, giving guests the perfect opportunity to explore all aspects of London throughout the ... More
 
 
 
Bloomsbury Park Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  22% off
Southampton Row, WC1B | 4 minutes from Persephone Books
The gorgeous Victorian building that houses the Thistle Bloomsbury Park is tall enough to offer great views of London from the top rooms. Located between the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Persephone Books

Nearest to Persephone Books
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Gekoski
London > Shopping > Books
Pied Bull Yard, 15 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 6 minutes from Persephone Books
Based in Bloomsbury, beside the British Museum, it's not surprising R. A. Gekoski Booksellers has a particular interest in the Bloomsbury Group. Established in 1982, it's ... More
 
 
 
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London Review Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
14 Bury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 6 minutes from Persephone Books
Opened in May 2003, with Alan Bennett cutting the ribbon, the London Review Bookshop is a welcome addition to the city's dwindling ranks of independent bookshops. ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Persephone Books
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Persephone Books

The best shops and markets near Persephone Books
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Ben Pentreath Ltd
London > Shopping > House and Garden
17 Rugby Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
Ben, the man behind this pretty interiors shop in Bloomsbury, is an architectural designer now based in London after spending five years in New York. His ... More
 
 
 
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French's Dairy
London > Shopping > Jewellery
13 Rugby Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
Artist Maggie Owen took a former dairy and turned it into an Art Deco emporium dripping in achingly hip designer jewellery. And the good news is ... More
 
 
 
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The People's Supermarket
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
72-78 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
Rumour has it that The People's Supermarket fought off Tesco this a site on Lamb's Conduit Street, one of London's most independently spirited neighbourhoods. The sight ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Persephone Books

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The 7 Fingers: Traces
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th June to 12th July 2015
Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, WC2A | 10 minutes from Persephone Books
French-Canadian dance circus troupe The 7 Fingers (Les 7 Doigts de la Main) returns to Sadler's Wells' Peacock Theatre with Traces, a big hit at the ...More
 
 
 
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The Railway Children
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 6th September 2015
King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Persephone Books
Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now arriving at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale ...More
 
 
 
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The Play That Goes Wrong
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 13 minutes from Persephone Books
Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
 
 
 
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Renoir Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brunswick Shopping Centre, Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes from Persephone Books
Almost invisible in the ridiculous 1960s sci-fi architecture of the Brunswick Centre, the two-screen arthouse Renoir Cinema is a firm favourite with London's film buffs. It ... More
 
 
 
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The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes from Persephone Books
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre Delicatessen
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 9 minutes from Persephone Books
Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Persephone Books

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Persephone Books
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Coram's Fields
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
93 Guilford Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Persephone Books
Coram's Fields is a special place for children where adults are allowed in only if accompanied by a child. Tucked away in the city centre it ... More
 
 
 
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Conway Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1R | 3 minutes from Persephone Books
Conway Hall is a landmark of London's independent intellectual, political and cultural life. Completed in 1929 at a cost of about £45,000, the name was chosen ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
48 Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 3 minutes from Persephone Books
Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired two ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Persephone Books

What are the best dining options near Persephone Books London?
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La Gourmandina
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
57 Lamb's Conduit Street, WC1N | Same location as Persephone Books
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Cigala
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
54 Lambs Conduit Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
This expensive Spanish restaurant is in a lovely corner of town, and serves authentic and delicious fare, cooked to consistently high standards. However, many many visitors ... More
 
 
 
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The Espresso Room
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
31-35 Great Ormond Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
A small but perfectly formed independent coffee shop, The Espresso Room has just got room enough to house coffee, tea, sandwiches, cakes and whole beans by ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Persephone Books

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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 3 minutes from Persephone Books
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Persephone Books
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 9 minutes from Persephone Books
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Persephone Books

Persephone Books gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Ted's Grooming Room & Ottoman Lounge
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
31 Theobalds Road, WC1X | 3 minutes from Persephone Books
Inspired by the skills and techniques of the Ottoman Empire's barbers, Ted's Grooming Room provides a sanctuary for men seeking the perfect shave. With ... More
 
 
 
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All Star Lanes, Bloomsbury
London > Leisure > Activities
Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Persephone Books
This fun bowling alley and restaurant is a great place for a gang of you to spend a memorable night out trying to out-do each other. ... More
 
 
 
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Sense Spa at Rosewood London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
252 High Holborn, WC1V | 6 minutes from Persephone Books
Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Persephone Books

The best pubs near London Persephone Books.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lamb
London > Nightlife > Pubs
94 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Persephone Books
On the peaceful, pedestrianised Lamb's Conduit Street, hidden behind an 18th century facade, is The Lamb, a beautifully preserved Grade II listed Victorian pub. The pub ... More
 
 
 
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Duke (of York)
London > Nightlife > Pubs
7 Roger Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Persephone Books
... More
 
 
 
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Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Persephone Books
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Persephone Books

Persephone Books clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Perseverance
London > Nightlife > Bars
63 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | Same location as Persephone Books
Formerly run by Billy Drew (who has opened The Chippy in Soho), The Perseverance in Lamb's Conduit Street re-opened in April 2007 under new management. It's ... More
 
 
 
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Scarfes Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
252 High Holborn, Holborn, WC1V | 5 minutes from Persephone Books
Named after the cartoonist Gerald Scarfe (whose characterful illustrations will adorn the bar's walls), Scarfes Bar is a shining beacon in the otherwise lacking High Holborn ... More
 
 
 
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The American Bar at The Savoy
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Savoy, Strand, WC2R | 9 minutes from Persephone Books
During The Savoy's £220million refit the American Bar was barely touched, ensuring it stayed true to its traditional, sleek design that is synonymous with the iconic ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Persephone Books

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Persephone Books.
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes from Persephone Books
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 
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Honourable Society of Gray's Inn
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 South Square, Gray's Inn, Holborn, London WC1R | 6 minutes from Persephone Books
... More
 
 
 
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Sir John Soane's Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from Persephone Books
An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage. Lurking ... More
 
 
 

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Persephone Books, Persephone Boks
 
 

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El Anatsui: Selected Works
Exhibitions | Until 28th March 2015 

October Gallery 3 minutes walk from Persephone Books

A solo exhibition by the internationally acclaimed artist, focusing on an array of magnificent metal wall-hanging sculptures, including works displayed ...More

Superman Was A Foundling
Exhibitions | Until 30th April 2015 

The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Persephone Books

Award-winning writer Lemn Sissay MBE presents a visual exploration of the character who has come to play an important role ...More

Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2015 

The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Persephone Books

The Foundling Museum's winter exhibition explores the life and work of Modernist sculptor Jacob Epstein. Babies and Bloomsbury concentrates on ...More

 
Foundlings At War: Military Bands
Exhibitions | Until 5th October 2015 

The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Persephone Books

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Maya Writing At Copan: The Fate Of 18-Rabbit: Talk
Exhibitions | On 3rd March 2015 

British Museum 8 minutes walk from Persephone Books

An informative gallery talk....More

The Art Of Mindfulness
Leisure | Until 31st March 2015 

Free Word Centre 9 minutes walk from Persephone Books

A secular Mindfulness evening course (5 weeks) for all levels, designed to help you easily integrate Mindfulness practice into daily ...More

Tuesday Fiesta
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 3rd March 2015 

Guanabara 9 minutes walk from Persephone Books

DJ Carioca supplies Brazilian and Latin....More

Rasta Thomas' Romeo and Juliet
Rasta Thomas' Romeo and Juliet
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th March 2015 

Peacock Theatre 10 minutes walk from Persephone Books

A contemporary interpretation of Shakespeare's romantic tragedy which fuses ballet, hip hop and acrobatics with music from Vivaldi and Prokofiev ...More

 
The Grand Challenge Of Education: The IOE, UCL And The World Of Education: Lecture
Exhibitions | On 3rd March 2015 

University Of London Union 10 minutes walk from Persephone Books

The place of education in the challenges of the 21st century....More

 
 
 
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