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Ross Old Books

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Brief visit, lovely shop

Very brief visit to this lovely shop, the facade was old and a delight to peer through. Once inside... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Paul F
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Wonderful books offers

The bookshop has many collectors books for sale, as well as inexpensive books to read during fowl... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
JohnTTS
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Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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23 Oct 2018
“Brief visit, lovely shop”
19 Mar 2018
“Wonderful books offers”
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51-52 High Street, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5HH, England
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Very brief visit to this lovely shop, the facade was old and a delight to peer through. Once inside a real treat every type of book ready to browse. I didn't have much time at all so I shall be back for a proper rummage...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul F
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The bookshop has many collectors books for sale, as well as inexpensive books to read during fowl weather. Purchased several books on 1600’s sailing adventures for a quick read. Also purchased an art book to recharge the creative thoughts. Wonderful people and great highly organized...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JohnTTS
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I read about this place during a recent trip to Hay-on-Wye. Hay seems to have fewer bookshops than before, with higher prices, so I decided to visit Ross Old Books. I'm really glad I did - a wide selection of books at sensible prices, and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

A good range of second hand books, and a few collectibles, but very few antiquarian. A good place to browse, and probably find a hidden treasure every now and again.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

The sort of shop you could spend a whole morning in - a fantastic selection, well-organised and reasonably priced. Hay without the hype!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank DavidofNorthWatford
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Could have spent hours (and a lot more money!) in this gem of a book shop. Wonderful selection and the lady in there was so friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

There was a real hint of not taking life too seriously in the selection of books. But there was also a feeling of experience and interest by the staff

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank mgtHants
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Straightforward and honest dealer. Money upfront and helpful advice as to future dealings. Will definitely use again.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Grunter5
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We went to Ross on Wye for the day. It was a beautiful mix of oldy worldly and modern boutiques very hilly amazing the river is beautiful car parking was really well priced x

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank emmar815
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Whilst away in Ross on Wye for a work's event, I stumbled across this absolute gem of a bookshop. Despite them not actually having what I was after (not their fault at all, it was an out-of-print book and hard to get hold of,) the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank CakeWeasel
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