Two Hundred Years of Bookselling in London

The longest established antiquarian booksellers in the world (York 1761)

ABA ILAB-LILA 2-5 Sackville Street | Piccadilly | London | W1S 3DP

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7439 6151 | Fax: +44(0) 20 7434 2019

books@sotherans.co.uk | prints@sotherans.co.uk

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm  |  Saturday: from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

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26 degrees in London today and our air conditioning is proving a winner. The old canvas blinds are … (Click for more)Night, night .... ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀From 'Orlando's Invisible Pyjamas' by Kathleen Hale, … (Click for more)So many hundreds of illustrators over the years have been drawn to the text of Lewis Carroll's grea… (Click for more)I love this mellow study in browns - a shot of our quarto cases high above our Travel Department. T… (Click for more)Our print department has regular exhibitions of vintage travel posters. Many of them produced durin… (Click for more)Our print department has regular exhibitions of vintage travel posters. Many of them produced durin… (Click for more)This fine early nineteenth century Regency binding decorates an early eighteenth century edition of… (Click for more)There are lots of things I love about the émigré Russian illustrator Feodor Rojankovsky (1891-1970)… (Click for more)

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  • It's nearly time for #RHSChelsea Flower Show - what better excuse for a lovely floral window display! https://t.co/VfXWgyBJmF03:35 PM May 19th
  • It's amazing what you can find perching on our upper shelves. Too-whoo! https://t.co/byCgOwiq3303:54 PM May 18th
  • It's May! We should be seeing this big bright round yellow thing in the sky, not all this rain.… https://t.co/Psybgqa8AQ04:02 PM May 17th
  • London landmark, shopping and Jeremy Piven all united in one book - the great work of #MrSelfridge !… https://t.co/2ozuiozavG01:27 PM May 11th
  • An actual piece of the actual Cutty Sark. No, we didn't prise it off with a crowbar in the middle of the night.… https://t.co/rCxZL0Thxk04:42 PM May 8th
  • Look! A successful socialist council candidate! And founder of a political dynasty. How would she feel today?… https://t.co/MOXPYXUfaC02:30 PM May 5th

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