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A great destination

An amazingly eclectic mix of second hand books , includes bargains, collectibles, and curiosities... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Bedford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great ,the best bookshop

Great service and you even get discounts for new people. There is a large selection of books. I... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Adelaide V
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Oct 10, 2018
“A great destination ”
Nov 4, 2017
“Great ,the best bookshop”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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101-103 Castle Road, Bedford MK40 3QP, England
+44 1234 269295
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

An amazingly eclectic mix of second hand books , includes bargains, collectibles, and curiosities. The books are all carefully ordered and cover every subject imaginable . Peter the owner, is so friendly and welcoming and only too pleased to offer help and advice. Most months...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great service and you even get discounts for new people. There is a large selection of books. I like all the sectionsp

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Adelaide V
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Friendly service and so many interesting books. The sale room offers books from £1, and the 4 other rooms offers a wide range of amazing old books - there's something for every budget. There are books in almost every category you can think of and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SophGrace
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I should have thought of Eagle first when looking for an edition of Pepys' diaries, but I remembered it eventually and went in and asked -- quicker than browsing if you don't know the layout well, and every second hand bookshop is different. Just about...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank LovePansy
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

A really interesting shop to spend time browsing; a lovely atmosphere and an Incredible number of books on every subject imaginable .all the books are second hand . Prices do vary depending on the age , subject matter, condition, and rarity of the books. But...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Chasingdreamscape
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This bookshop is an excellent complement to the Castle Road area - full of very interesting books across a wide subject area but especially good for local history - highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2015
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Great bookshop with an expanding selection of local history, genealogy, travel & guide books on Bedford and surrounding area. That's my interest but there's so much more on every all topics you can think of plus most times there's a bargain to be had. Freindly...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank JohnPartridgeBeds
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Immense breadth of stock, all of good quality. Unfortunately they didn't have what I wanted on this visit, but so it goes... Seriously erudite relatives insist on a visit here when they stay with us and praise the place highly.

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank RetiredBrit
Reviewed 18 June 2014

What a find! On a conference trip to Bedford we discovered the Eagle Bookshop, just what a bookshop should be, excellent stock, great variety of titles, helpful staff, chairs in every room, we were even offered a cup of tea. If you love old books...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank Marilyn J
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