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02 Jul

Kates Great Escape

Kate's Great Escape is a bi-annual charity event in aid of Kate's Home Nursing that coincides with our joint exhibition with Manfred Schotten Antiques. Owners of vintage and classic cars are encouraged to enter the rally but it's not a...

08 Sep
16 Sep

Wheels in Motion

This exhibition celebrates the Tour of Britain passing our shop on the Saturday 9th of September as well as seeking to raise money for Alfie's Hope. Please go to their website, below, to find out more about this worthwhile cause.The exhibition...

02 Dec
16 Dec

Clear The Decks Exhibition

The title for this catalogue and exhibition presented itself as soon we found the rare pair of watercolours by 4th Officer Webb, that are illustrated on the front and back covers. A naval officer would be limited to the cabin...

Temple Bookbinders of Oxford has been established since 1994, specialising in the restoration, preservation and re-binding of antiquarian books. With more than one hundred years experience between them, Ian Barnes and his small team of experts are regularly entrusted with repairing and refurbishing old and valuable books, taking a faded, crumbling dog-eared volume and restoring it to its former glory. The team also specialise in slipcases and illustrated drop back boxes, which are made to order.