Bibliophile was established in 1978 and still to this day publishes 10 mail order newspaper catalogues a year posted free to customers.
We have remained as an independent, privately owned company.
Cheap and cheerful, the founders chose a newsprint tabloid format, pithy quotes and succinct book reviews to tempt book addicts nationwide to sample the best selection culled from publisher's backlists, remainder dealers plus overstocks from a variety of sources.Up-market, literary, high-brow, discerning - the criteria still followed for today's big readers, with emphasis on value for money.
Over 40 years of selling bargain books..
Find out what goes on behind the scenes at probably Britain's largest independent book club.
Bibliophile offers a Book Search, for Special book orders
"Plus Cats" are the Bibliophile staff and customer cats who write to each other and even send in gifts.
Now we have a dog, all animal lovers may like to send in their favourite Pets pictures for the gallery.
Over the years, we've been lucky to have many brilliant cartoons created by some friends or customers, and here are our favourites.
Bibliophile Books HQ Open House, London's biggest publishing warehouse.