Venue Details & Map
17 Pitfield StreetShoreditchLondonN1 6HB
- +44 (0)20 7608 1333
- Public transport:
- Old Street, Underground
this is the complete opposite to Artwords which i recently reviewed.
instead of having piles of books and magazines, bookartbookshop have a neat selection of books in rows along bookshelves. hidden between the books are (slightly pricey but well made, and lovely) hand made books and zines.
very welcoming but not the kind of crammed in type of bookshop which i actually prefer which is why a...more
If you like your bookshops to have huge piles of bestsellers and a coffee shop, DO NOT visit. Otherwise, if you like bookshops you will be in for a most pleasant surprise. Don't get me wrong, there's nothing wrong with a coffee bar in a bookshop. Just, when a place is small and stacked to the gunwales with books and stuff - where would they put it?
The Bookart Bookshop is a veritable...more
Bookartbookshop is a one of a kind shop that sells artsy books. Lots of these items are artworks in and of themselves and are released in limited edition prints. I have thumbed through great little books/comics by R. Crumb and Raymond Pettibone to name a few. Although the bookshop is quite small, it is stocked full of greast finds. The display window changes frequently and looks like an art...more