Classics Bookshop Information


If you cannot find what you are looking for please ask! There are thousands of books still in reserve because ongoing acquisitions make it impossible to keep the book lists completely up-to-date.


Payment may be made by cheque, cash or postal order, Visa and MasterCard or Paypal (using To pay by credit/debit card, please call The Classics Bookshop on one of the numbers given below.

If paying within the UK, direct bank transfer may also be made to our National Westminster Bank account, details of which will be forwarded on request.

If you are buying from overseas and would like to make a bank transfer we will send you our IBAN / SWIFT payment code on request, although be warned that the costs of these transactions are onerous on both seller and buyer.


If you cannot find a title you are looking for in the “Loebs and Texts” section of the website catalogue, please send us an e-mail and we’ll perform a search. We have extensive stocks of (particularly) Loeb but also some OCT editions in stock which are not yet catalogued.


Personal callers are welcome to visit the Bookstore by prior arrangement.


Classics Bookshop Membership enables you to view new classics book stock in advance, and without trawling through the whole site. It also makes ordering books slightly easier. From time to time all books listed as Specials within the Members section of the website will offered at a discount, available to Members only. If you wish to be added to the Members list please send us a mailing address (postal) as well as your e-mail address. We will send you a password which you will need to use, with your e-mail address, in order to log in.