Squeeze Yourself In
Hatchards is the oldest and most prestigious bookshop in London, and its not just the royal warrant above the sign that gives it particular charm. The shop is dominated by its central spiral staircase and, once inside, you have to squeeze your way around the stacks, which makes finding each new room a surprise and a joy. It's how I imagine the bookshops in Diagon Alley would look...
By Emma John, AFAR Local Expert
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