Situated in the heart of Mayfair, Heywood Hill is one of the leading bookshops of London, trusted by readers and collectors throughout the English-speaking world. Our staff are dedicated bibliophiles who understand the importance of matching the right book with the right person. We offer a range of tailored literary services, all marked by old-fashioned courtesy and good humour. Our shop is closed but we have remained defiantly operational throughout the pandemic. Do call or email us for help.
A brief history
Heywood Hill has been selling old and new books on Curzon Street since August 1936. Our mix of beautiful old books, the best new titles, special literary adventures and other bespoke services is perhaps unique. In 2011 Her Majesty The Queen awarded the shop the Royal Warrant.