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Interesting place to explore...

After spending the day in Windsor and Eton and having parked the car in Meadow Lane car park it was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Poking around a bookshop

I enjoyed every moment when I went into this lovely, 'original' bookshop. I didn't buy anything... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol D
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Stoke Poges, United Kingdom
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2 days ago
“Interesting place to explore...”
1 week ago
“Poking around a bookshop”
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Antiquarian Bookshop with hundreds of antiquarian and secondhand books, also a few new and 100+ year old prints too.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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88 High Street, Eton, Windsor SL4 6AF, England
+44 1753 855534
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After spending the day in Windsor and Eton and having parked the car in Meadow Lane car park it was a case for meandering through the streets of Eton and exploring some of the interesting shops. Fine antique books mixed with odd and interesting objects,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed every moment when I went into this lovely, 'original' bookshop. I didn't buy anything but it was so nice to browse and I will go back again one day.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carol D
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We will look forward to your visit.

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Very very knowledgeable chap, charming , explained origin Of my book and value of it , even showing us his glasses guide . Could spend hours and hours trawling through his bookshop Packed from floor to rafters , old maps as well. Worth an hour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thanks very much for your kind review. Please do visit us again soon.

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Located on the high street in Eton is this nice friendly bookshop selling many old and secondhand books. They do sell some new titles but mostly old books.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Dusty,higgledypiggledy, piles, cases and shelves full of a glorious variety of gems. I could spend hours wildly eyed ogling the interior

Date of experience: March 2018
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DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thanks very much. So glad that you like it and hope that you will visit us again soon. Daphne Bastians

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A very large variety of books. More interestingly, the shop also had many old maps and pictures. Spent quite a bit of time browsing here.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank WTisSearching
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thanks very much for your kind feedback. Please do visit us again soon.

Reviewed 19 August 2017

This shop has many antique books and second hand books as well. It was a pleasure to come in to this shop and have a look around just to browse and to speculate. There are some very interesting books.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank rayrest
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments in the review. It is our pleasure to serve you and we hope that you will visit us again very soon. Best wishes.

Reviewed 22 June 2017

An absolutely beautiful little bookshop, with a variety of books.This bookshop is one of the places you could stay in for hours and time feels like it doesn't exist. The owner is knowledgeable and extremely helpful!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Princess C
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments, we are so glad that you enjoy our shop and that we were of help. We hope you will visit us again soon.

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Really, really like this shop; it is run by an extremely polite and charming gentleman who could not be more helpful. He has some really interesting antique and vintage books as well as beautiful maps of the local area. Also found some good children's books...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Leelond
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you very much. We are so happy that you liked our shop. I will pass on your comments to the owner and we hope you pay us another visit soon.

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Rip off merchants. Charged my husband full price for a second hand Horrid Henry book. In fact he charged us more than full price because he rounded up to £10.00 so it was 'easier for the machine'. Shame on us for letting it happen, but...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank louiselaura
DaphneBas, Manager at Eton Antique Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Hi, sorry you feel so strongly about 1p. My Dad is in his 80s and he likes a joke. If you want you can give me your paypal details and I will ensure we immediately refund you and give you a little interest. Also it...More

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