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 (Saturday) Persephone Books closes at 17.00

Monday:

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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

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17.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

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Russell Square Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Holborn Tube Station
 
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Brunswick Square NCP
 
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Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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