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Find a Forgotten Classic London  United Kingdom
Find a Forgotten Classic London  United Kingdom
Find a Forgotten Classic London  United Kingdom
Find a Forgotten Classic London  United Kingdom
Find a Forgotten Classic
Persephone Books is absolutely one of a kind. It's both a bookshop and a publisher, run by Nicola Beauman, a brilliant woman who wanted to reclaim neglected works by women authors. So she set out to uncover great books that had fallen out of print — and she republished them. This shop is full of her beautifully bound, elegantly designed volumes (they all have a recognizable grey cover), and not only will they open your eyes to much overlooked writing by women you might not have heard of, they make the most beautiful gifts, too.
59 Lamb's Conduit St, London WC1N 3NB, UK
+44 20 7242 9292
Sun 12pm - 4pm
Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm
Sat 11am - 5pm