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Established in 1986, Worlds End Bookshop is a second-hand and antiquarian bookshop in the heart of Chelsea.

Literature, poetry, music, modern firsts, rare art books, antiquarian tomes, irreverent sci-fi, counterculture and the beats.  More stock available on AbeBooks and in our Chelsea shop.  Staff favourites above.

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The Bookhunter on Safari

The Bookhunter on Safari

Here is a terrifically nice write-up from our friend (and some-time competitor) Laurence Worms, owner and chief-in-command at Ash Rare Books.  His blog – link below – is updated regularly with fascinating insights into the rare book world, alongside thoughtful pieces on his specialist subjects.  Cheers Laurence! The End of the World

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Worlds End Bookshop is an accredited member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA), the Provincial Book Fair Association (PBFA), and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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