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Harrowden Books of Finedon

Inspiring Imagination...
The best bookshop in Northamptonshire

Welcome




We are a traditional bookshop located in the historic village of Finedon in Northamptonshire, selling new and second-hand books in our shop and on-line. Most subjects covered including Art, Antiques, Biographies, Children's Books, Cookery, Gardening, Film & TV, History, Hunting, Local Interest, Plays, Poetry, Science Fiction, Sport, Text Books, Travel & Topography, et cetera.


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Opening Hours




We are open Monday to Saturday from 10.00am - 5.30pm and parking is easy. You will also find us open on some Sundays but customers are advised to telephone to check our opening times if making a special journey. Telephone 01933 681522 We are happy to take telephone enquiries and orders any time during opening hours. At Harrowden Books you will find no frustrating automatic switchboard, but instead an old - fashioned human answering system, i.e. we just pick the phone up when it rings.


Ordering Information




To order any of our books please e-mail, telephone or write to us with details of the book you require quoting our catalogue number. Please include your postal address. We will confirm availability and price to you together with payment options which include credit/debit cards, cheques, cash and Paypal. Telephone orders can usually be processed immediately with credit & debit card details taken verbally. We post our book orders out every weekday and are proud to say that most customers receive their books the following day.

Postal and packaging rates and delivery times (unless book is above average weight where postage will be added at cost)

                                                                Av. Delivery Time.
Uk 2nd Class *                          £2.75           2-3 days
Uk 1st Class                              £3.35           1-2 days   
EU Airmail **                            £4.50           5-10 days 
Worldwide Airmail                      £6.75           7-14 days
Worldwide Surface Mail               £5.95          21-90 days

* Where possible we will generally send light books by first class post even if only second class postage is paid for.

**No option is shown for EU surface mail as the difference between surface and air mail is very slight.

Books are carefully wrapped and despatched promptly. Special deliveries and insured packages can be arranged for rare/valuable books.



Latest Books

Blue at the Mizzen
Book No: 060377 (ISBN: 0002259591)
Author: Patrick O'Brian
Illustrated by: Geoff Hunt
Published by: Harper Collins Publishers
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: Minor blemishes to jacket and slight slope to spine. Contents clean and sound.
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The Wild Cherry Tree
Book No: 080979
Author: H. E. Bates
Published by: Penguin
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £3.00
Description: Minor Cover Wear
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The Darling Buds Of May.
Book No: 080980
Author: H. E. Bates
Published by: Penguin
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £3.00
Description: Minor Cover Wear
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The Bishop Murder Case
Book No: 080982 (ISBN: 0706609239)
Author: S. S. Van Dine
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £22.50
Description: A Well-Preserved Copy Having Only Very Minor Rubbing Marks To Jacket Plus A Couple Of Very Minor Edge Chips.
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The Greene Murder Case : A Philo Vance Mystery
Book No: 080983 (ISBN: 0706609204)
Author: S. S. Van Dine
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £14.75
Description: A very clean and tidy well cared-for copy with little sign of wear.
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The Silent Bullet. The Early Exploits Of Craig Kennedy, Scientific Detective.
Book No: 080984 (ISBN: 0706607724)
Author: Arthur B. Reeve
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £12.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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The Dead Hand And Other Uncollected Stories (The R. Austin Freeman Omnibus Edition)
Book No: 080985 (ISBN: 1552460665)
Author: R. Autin Freeman
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £30.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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The Disappearance Of Edwin Drood.
Book No: 080986 (ISBN: 0094703507)
Author: Peter Rowland
Published by: Constable
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £11.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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The Triumphs Of Eug?ne Valmont
Book No: 080987 (ISBN: 0706607570)
Author: Robert Barr
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £30.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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War with Japan Vol. 6 : The Advance to Japan
Book No: 080988 (ISBN: 0117728217)
Author: Unknown Author
Published by: HMSO
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £60.00
Description: A Good Clean Copy Having Little Sign Of Wear But Some Slight Fading To Jack Upper Front Edge. Map Case Also Has Some Patchy Fading. Maps Are All Present And Intact.
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Silently into the Midst of Things : 177 Squadron Royal Air Force in Burma, 1943-1945, History and Personal Narratives
Book No: 080989 (ISBN: 1857761901)
Author: Brown, Atholl Sutherland
Published by: The Book Guild
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £25.00
Description: Minor Scratches To Rear Panel Of Dust Jacket Otherwise Clean And Tidy.
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To Win the Winter Sky : Air War over the Ardennes, 1944-45
Book No: 080990 (ISBN: 1853671762)
Author: Parker, Danny S.
Published by: Greenhill Books
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £15.00
Description: Very Minor Cover Blemishes Otherwise Clean And Tidy.
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The Red Thumb Mark
Book No: 080994 (ISBN: 070660816X)
Author: R. Austin Freeman
Published by: Remploy
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £8.00
Description: Little Sign Of Wear But Jacket Spine Is Faded.
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Memoirs of a Seafaring Life: The Narrative of William Spavens, Pensioner on the Naval Chest at Chatham
Book No: 080312
Author: Unknown Author
Published by: The Folio Society
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A very clean, fine copy.
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First Family
Book No: 080361
Author: David Baldacci
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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Deliver Us from Evil
Book No: 080362
Author: David Baldacci
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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True Blue
Book No: 080364
Author: David Baldacci
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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Possession
Book No: 080365
Author: Peter James
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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In the Dark
Book No: 080366
Author: Mark Billingham
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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The Dogs of War
Book No: 080368
Author: Frederick Forsyth
Published by: Unknown Publisher
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £1.00
Description: A good clean copy with little sign of wear.
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Selling your books




We also buy books from members of the public so if you have books you want to sell please give us a call.


Wise Words




" The man who can read good books but chooses not to has no advantage over the man who cannot read them. "

- Mark Twain