As well as purchasing books in the bookshop, you may place orders by email, telephone or by using this website. Books can be held at the bookshop for collection (within a reasonable period) or sent to you or to a third party. We will try to obtain any book, old or new.

The staff at John Sandoe Books are renowned for their helpfulness and knowledgeable advice and we pride ourselves on offering a personal service.
Please contact us by email ( or on 0207 589 9473 for any enquiries.

A very important part of my Chelsea Sunday is a stroll down to the King’s Road to John Sandoe’s bookshop… Apart from browsing, the chat in the shop is terribly important