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Pleasures of Past Times

11 Cecil Court | Wc2 4ez, London WC2N 4EZ, England
+44 20 7836 1142
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It Really Was A Pleasure

Some years ago we were regular customers of this shop when it was run by David Drummond and bought... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
bsandrs
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Best shop in London

Beatles, programmes, Posters, books: everything is great: you don't have to search ebay for months... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
Penny L
via mobile
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Pleasures of Past Times is home to a vast collection of antique and used books.
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30 Mar 2018
“It Really Was A Pleasure”
31 Dec 2016
“Best shop in London ”
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11 Cecil Court | Wc2 4ez, London WC2N 4EZ, England
Covent Garden
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Some years ago we were regular customers of this shop when it was run by David Drummond and bought many an item. Whilst it was closed when we walked by it was great to look into the packed window and remember the enjoyment of past...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Beatles, programmes, Posters, books: everything is great: you don't have to search ebay for months, cause Paul has so much of the things you are looking for. He knows nearly everything. The prices are fair! Never seen a store like that and I visit it...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2016

At a time when idiosyncratic businesses are being squeezed out of central London, this wonderful boutique in a parade of hidden gems is a real find. The old stock of theatre posters and memorabilia collected for decades by the longest surviving shop owner on Cecil...More

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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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