Shaun Bythell owns The Bookshop, Wigtown - Scotland's largest second-hand bookshop. It contains 100,000 books, spread over a mile of shelving, with twisting corridors and roaring fires, and all set in a beautiful, rural town by the edge of the sea. A book-lover's paradise? Well, almost ... In these wry and hilarious diaries, Shaun provides an inside look at the trials and tribulations of life in the book trade, from struggles with eccentric customers to wrangles with his own staff, who include the ski-suit-wearing, bin-foraging Nicky. He takes us with him on buying trips to old estates and auction houses, recommends books (both lost classics and new discoveries), introduces us to the thrill of the unexpected find, and evokes the rhythms and charms of small-town life, always with a sharp and sympathetic eye.
You can either have your order delivered within two days or pass by our showroom in Jdeideh for pickup.
-Online Payment (All Major credit cards are accepted)
-Cash on Delivery
Exchanges are allowed under the following conditions:
-The item has not been used, worn or altered
-A valid receipt of purchase is present
-Request of exchange is within 7 days of purchase
Upon fulfilling the conditions above, you may exchange your product or receive store credit of the same value as your purchase.