Wyseby House Books stock Art Books, Architecture Books, Decorative Art Books, Gardening Books, Natural History Books, Science Books, History Books as well as most other subjects. Find rare, out of print, second-hand and unusual titles on our web site.

We have over 20,000 carefully selected rare, out of print, second-hand and unusual titles on our easily searched web site.

These include one of the largest collections of old books on art outside London as well as a large and interesting stock of decorative art books, architecture books, natural history books, gardening books and science books.

We also have a good selection of books on most other subjects including literature, fiction, poetry, travel and topography, biography, military, religion, philosophy and country-life.

Our online bookshop is open all day, every day. With the exception of Sundays and Bank Holidays we should return your messages within 24 hours. We can post any item worldwide for very competitive rates.

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Buying and selling books and a member of the PBFA since 1978


Wyseby House Books was established in 1978 by Dr Tim Oldham. Anne joined the firm in 1999. We ran our business from the Kingsclere Old Bookshop from 1994 till 2010 and now work exclusively on-line from Newtown Common, near Newbury.

WysebyWe have always specialised in books on art, artists’ monographs, architecture, design, decorative arts, gardening, horticulture, natural history, birds and country-life but you will find many books on most other subjects on our website. We are always happy to help you find just what you want from our stock.

We are interested in buying large collections on any subject or unusual individual items. We are pleased to undertake valuations for probate, insurance or other reasons.

Visitors are welcome but by appointment only.