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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

Air Photography Applied To Surveying
Book No: 085694
Author: C. A. Hart
Published by: Longmans, Green and Co.
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £8.00
Description: Red Cloth. Very Minor Edge Wear Plus A Slight Slope To Spine. Pages Clean And Tidy. Inscription.
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On The Habits And Instincts Of Animals
Book No: 087388
Author: William Swainson
Published by: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans
Book Condition: Good
Book Type: Book Price: £45.00
Description: Attractively Bound In Full Leather. Minor Scuffing To Edges, Boards With Some Slight Loss To Spine Head But Overall A Very Presentable Volume. Binding Is Tight. Some Light Foxing To Prelims Otherwise Pages Clean And Tidy. Neat Inscription Inside.
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Britain's Railways From The Air, Then And Now: V. 1 (Aerofilms Guide)
Book No: 087292 (ISBN: 0711025959)
Author: Aerofilms
Published by: Ian Allan Ltd
Book Condition: Very Good
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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Eastern And North Eastern Then And Now
Book No: 087293 (ISBN: 0711025290)
Author: G. Morrison
Published by: Ian Allan Ltd
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £14.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well-Cared For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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'Southern, Then And Now'
Book No: 087294 (ISBN: 0711024642)
Author: Mike Esau
Published by: Ian Allan Publishing
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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Scottish Railways, Then And Now
Book No: 087295 (ISBN: 071102684X)
Author: Morrison, G.W.
Published by: Ian Allan Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £11.75
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well-Cared For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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The Eastern Bus Handbook (Bus Handbooks)
Book No: 087297 (ISBN: 1897990111)
Author: Lloyd, Colin; Grimes, Keith
Published by: British Bus Publishing Ltd
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £5.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy.
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London Bus Handbook Part 1
Book No: 087300 (ISBN: 1854141236)
Author: Unknown
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £5.49
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy.
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The Leyland Lynx Bus Handbook
Book No: 087301 (ISBN: 1897990618)
Author: Jameson, Mark
Published by: British Bus Publishing Ltd
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £5.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy.
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London Bus Handbook 1989: Pt. 1
Book No: 087305 (ISBN: 1854141090)
Author: King, Nicholas
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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London Bus Handbook : Part 2 - Independents
Book No: 087306 (ISBN: 1854141430)
Author: Unknown Author
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.50
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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London Bus Handbook 1990: Pt. 1
Book No: 087307 (ISBN: 1854141376)
Author: Unknown Author
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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London Bus File 1940-1945
Book No: 087308 (ISBN: 185414216X)
Author: Glazier, Ken
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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Cambridge 1 (Super Prestige Series)
Book No: 087309 (ISBN: 1898432430)
Author: Paul Carter
Published by: Venture
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £5.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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Saved From The Scrapyard: Scottish Buses Recycled
Book No: 087310 (ISBN: 9780752438)
Author: Macdonald, Douglas G
Published by: Tempus
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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Bus Operators : 1 Midland Red
Book No: 087314 (ISBN: 0711013160)
Author: Malcolm Keeley
Published by: Ian Allan Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Good Clean Copy With Little Sign Of Wear. Gift Inscription Inside.
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Eastern England (Bus Handbooks)
Book No: 087317 (ISBN: 1854141198)
Author: G.R. Mills
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £6.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy.
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South East Buses
Book No: 087321 (ISBN: 1854141678)
Author: King, Nicholas
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £4.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy With Little Sign Of Wear.
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London Bus Handbook 1993: Pt. 1
Book No: 087323 (ISBN: 1854141562)
Author: King, Nicholas
Published by: Capital Transport Publishing
Book Condition: Fine
Book Type: Book Price: £5.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For Copy.
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Old-Time Tools & Toys Of Needlework
Book No: 087329 (ISBN: 0486225178)
Author: Whiting, Gertrude
Published by: Dover Publications
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Type: Book Price: £6.00
Description: A Very Clean And Tidy Well Cared-For 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