Housmans Bookshop

3 out of 5 Based on 2 reviews


Housmans Bookshop stocks a wide range of literature on politics. A selection of CD's, tapes and stationery are also available.

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5 Caledonian Road, Islington, London, N1 9DY

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+44 (0)20 7837 4473

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Housmans Bookshop

5 Caledonian Road
N1 9DY
+44 (0)20 7837 4473
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3 out of 5 based on 2 reviews

Top 2 reviews of Housmans Bookshop

4.0 out of 5 15 February 2012
by Josy A.

This is a brilliant book shop to browse in if you ever find yourself bored in Kings Cross. I didn't realise it was meant to be 'radical' before I ventured inside...but the staff were lovely and there was a huge range of interesting sounding books.

Downstairs it seems a little dodgy, (it is basically an undecorated basement covered in shelves) but there are loads of second hand books for less...more

3.0 out of 5 14 February 2011
by Ian P.

Fully justifying themselves as 'radical booksellers', Housemans are purveyors of (largely) political and sociological books. The largest section is entitled Political Thought, other sections include Anarchism, Gay and Lesbian, Socialism, Environment etc. As well as many more "regular" genres such as Graphic novels, Music, Poetry, Art etc. They have another large section for London Writing...more