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George Bayntun

E.W.G. Bayntun-Coward
23 Manvers Street
Bath, Somerset  BA1 1JW
United Kingdom
Opening Hours
From Monday to Friday: 09:00 am to 13:00 pm and from 14:00 pm to 17:00 pm.
+44 (0)1225 466000
+44 (0)1225 482122
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George Bayntun is one of the worlds most famous bookshops and home to the Bayntun-Riviere bindery, which dates back to 1829. The bookshop specialises in fine bindings, both old and new, first and illustrated editions, with an emphasis on English literature, and familiar and unusual books, all in the best possible condition.

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  • Bindings
  • Illustrated books
  • Literature

Other Specialities

Fine bindings - English literature 16th-20th century

George Bayntun’s Catalogues

Sales Information

Postage and packing charged at cost. Returns accepted within fourteen days.

VAT Number: GB 137 5073 71