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ROSS OLD BOOK & PRINT SHOP
and Carol Lowndes would like to welcome you to Ross Old Book &
Print Shop, their wonderful book shop which is situated in High
Street in the centre of the historic market town of Ross-on-Wye.
As its name suggests, this lovely book shop is stocked full with
a fantastic range of second hand and antiquarian books, prints,
maps and ephemera. You will be surprised at just what is available
Old Book & Print Shop. 51-52 High Street, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Chris and Carol Lowndes are more than happy to help with your
small selection of some of the older books in the shop.
won't find row upon row of dusty old books at Ross Old Book &
Print Shop. All books are library clean and neatly categorized,
making it easy for you to find what you are looking for. If you
need any assistance, Chris and Carol will be more than happy to
help you. Visitors are welcome to use the chairs in the shop whilst
browsing the extensive stock, which is added to on a daily basis.
There is a good selection of books about Herefordshire at Ross
Old Book & Print Shop as well as books written by local authors.
books available at Ross Old Book & Print Shop vary from the
very old to the virtually new and any of them would make a lovely
gift for somebody. If you are interested in food history, a cookery
book published in 1847 might appeal and for comic lovers, how
about an 'Eagle' annual from the 1950's or the 1957 edition of
are volumes from Folio Society, complete sets of works, classics,
romances and technical books, in fact there is something in this
lovely shop that will appeal to everybody.
takes a look at one of the collection of old maps in store.
closer view of an old map of Gloucester.
Old Book & Print Shop also stocks a fantastic range of very
interesting old prints, post cards and ephemera. You could spend
some considerable time browsing through these items which, Chris
and Carol say, visitors are most welcome to do.
you are on a tight budget, but enjoy a good read, why not visit
the shop's '£3 or under' section? This is a great place
to choose a book or two to take home or away on holiday with you.
If you are visiting Ross-on-Wye and have left your book at home,
you would do well to visit the shop, for apart from a fantastic
range of books, you will also find booklets on local walks, including
routes for those with mobility problems or parents with buggies.
and Carol have been in the book trade for many years and also
operate an online service. The online stock differs from that
of the shop, so if you are searching for a particular book, please
visit their web site at: www.rossoldbooks.co.uk
lovely old post cards show how Ross-on-Wye used to look.
of the books here date back to 19th Century.
give a wider view of what is available at Ross Old Book &
Print Shop, just some of the categories are listed below:
- The Sea
- Local Information
- Books for
- World Wars
I and II
- Many, many
inside Ross Old Book & Print Shop. 51-52 High Street, Ross-on-Wye,
Herefordshire. HR9 5HH.
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