Best Of British

Best Of British

Best Of British

Best Of British

 

Patriotic and quintessentially British titles.

Our beautiful country's history, nature, countryside, music, food, old nostlagic photos or great artisits may be celebrated here.

Being honoured with a Royal Warrant for Bookselling from HRH The Duke of Edinburgh in 2011 until 2020, Bibliophile is unashamedly patriotic!

HER MAJESTY VIVIENNE WESTWOOD EDITION ROYAL DEPARTURE
CHRISTOPHER WARWICK    Book Number: 81198
Bibliophile price: £650.00
Product format: Hardback

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Her Majesty the Queen, Royal Edition by Vivienne Westwood limited to 500 copies with special cover and clamshell case is designed by British fashion legend Vivienne Westwood. A hand-crafted coutur...
WHAT I LEARNT: What My Listeners Say
JEREMY VINE    Book Number: 86119
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
Product format: Hardback

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Attracting more than seven million listeners, taking more than 25,000 calls, and presenting his show on Radio 2 since 2003, Jeremy Vine is a British radio host whose programme consists of news, vie...
COLLECTED SHORT STORIES OF SAKI
Hector Hugh Munro    Book Number: 100541
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

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Saki (H.H. Munro) stands alongside Anton Chekhov and O Henry as a master of the short story. His extraordinary stories are a mixture of humorous satire, irony and the macabre, in which the stupidit...
RAGGED TROUSERED PHILANTHROPISTS
Robert Tressell    Book Number: 68844
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a classic representation of the impoverished and politically powerless underclass of British society in Edwardian England, ruthlessly exploited by the instit...
PICTURA PRINTS: London
CLAIRE ROLLETT    Book Number: 89475
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Paperback

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12 of London's iconic landmarks including the Royal Albert Hall, St Paul's Cathedral, Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, i...
ELIZABETHANS: How Modern Britain was Forged
ANDREW MARR    Book Number: 89853
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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The BBC political editor praises the sung and unsung players of the modern Elizabethan era, charting people from all corners of the country and those who emigrated to it from Sylvia Plath to Elvis ...
J. SMITH A Miniature Treasure From Queen Mary's Dolls' House
J. SMITH AND FOUGASSE    Book Number: 83446
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Hardback

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Measuring just 3.6 x 4.8cm or 1½" x nearly 2" and ½", this teeny weeny satin miniature book has regal gold decorations on the cream satin cover, satin bookmark and gilt-edged pages and inside, even...
ELIZABETH: The Queen and The Crown
SARAH GRISTWOOD    Book Number: 90047
Published price: £16.99
Bibliophile price: £6.99
Product format: Hardback

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'I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughout all my life and with all my heart I shall strive to be worthy of your trust.' Through good tim...
LONDON LABOUR AND THE LONDON POOR
HENRY MAYHEW    Book Number: 56595
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Paperback

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A masterpiece of social observation. Mayhew takes us into the abyss, into a world without fixed employment where skills are declining and insecurity mounting, a world of criminality, pauperism and...
BRITISH SUMMERTIME BEGINS
YSENDA MAXTONE-GRAHAM    Book Number: 90909
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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Sub-titled 'The School Summer Holidays 1930-1980' we hear the final clanging of the bell and scream out loud 'school's out!' When the summer term ends and you walk through the gates into freedom, ...