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Swanage New & Secondhand Books

35 Station Road | Near Swanage Railway Station, Swanage BH19 1AD, England
+44 1929 424088
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Good traditional secondhand bookshop

Swanage New & Secondhand Books has been on Station road, about 3 minutes' walk from the railway... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
MKMapman
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Had eye trouble.

This shop us fantastic. Books are great value. Was amazed at all the books I had not seen in the... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
jrainbow110
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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30 Dec 2017
“Good traditional secondhand bookshop”
23 Jul 2016
“Had eye trouble.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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35 Station Road | Near Swanage Railway Station, Swanage BH19 1AD, England
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+44 1929 424088
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Swanage New & Secondhand Books has been on Station road, about 3 minutes' walk from the railway station (and only slightly further from the beach) for many years (before that, it was on the High Street). Essentially it's a traditional second hand bookshop with a...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

This shop us fantastic. Books are great value. Was amazed at all the books I had not seen in the well known book shop up the road. Why spend more when the books are better value.

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We visited and bought a few books. Nonetheless there are a few rude and shouty messages written in capital letters for customers displayed in this shop which is not very inviting. One message says in capitals 'Not to touch the window display ' and another...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful choice of New and Secondhand books . All the staff are helpful and full of knowledge and always have a smile on there face , which is lovely to see how much they enjoy there job . You will be amazed with this book...More

1  Thank Natasha P
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

Books galore, lots of second hand ones for children £1 to £4. Also large selection of NEW books, some of which daughter had been looking for for ages, reasonably priced I thought at £6. Friendly service too. It's very near the steam train station in...More

2  Thank Dee P
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