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

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Chasingdreamscape
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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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”
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101-103 Castle Road, Bedford MK40 3QP, England
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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
Thank Chasingdreamscape
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
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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
4  Thank GRAHAMMMCFARLANE
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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