London Review Bookshop

London Review Bookshop

Map
14 Bury Pl., London, England WC1A 2JL, United Kingdom

Just around the corner from the British Museum in a neighborhood that was once home to a number of eccentric specialty booksellers, in some respects, the London Review Bookshop is a perfectly ordinary place, nothing especially dazzling or quaint about it. It sells books. It likes books. But it’s the kind of bookstore where you can almost hear the books arguing with each other, some trying the persuasion of calm logic, others getting up on their hind legs and shouting. It’s a shop that’s selling ideas in book form, and there’s a surprising but welcome seriousness in its inventory—a solicitousness about your curiosity and your intelligence.

Other Nearby Things to Do
photos
This year, Londoners have been tripping over th... Read More
travel package
With a 360-degree view of London and a particul... Read More
suitcase
So new it’s sparkling—and not with rain one hop... Read More
journal
This year, the bar at the Golden Coq, that’d be... Read More
photos
One of the most iconic Art Deco buildings in Lo... Read More
camera and maps
A gourmand’s paradise, this fruit and vegetable... Read More
Nearby Hotels
travel package
St. Pancras isn’t merely home to the Eurostar. ... Read More
journal
Claridge’s is British service at its best. In f... Read More
bellhops at The Goring London, London, England
For a taste of quintessential British hospitali... Read More
camera and maps
With the feel of a private club, this Clerkenwe... Read More
travel package
Sister site to the nearby Zetter Hotel, this in... Read More
suitcase
With 12 Asian-inspired suites (Chinese trunks, ... Read More
Nearby Restaurants
suitcase
Travel back in time to the early 20th century a... Read More
photos
After a massive falling out with his former men... Read More
photos
Located near the waterfront of St. Katherine’s ... Read More
journal
This is fancy surf ’n’ turf as never seen in Lo... Read More
suitcase
It’s hard to remember the last time a new resta... Read More
journal
Bringing luxury to the masses, well if they can... Read More
Advertisement
Advertisement