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Byre Books

Wigtown, United Kingdom

Byre Books specializes in Archaeology, Childrens, General, Legends, Myths, Plays, Scottish, Screen, Stage

About Byre Books

We are based in Wigtown, the Scottish Booktown. Our shop is a converted stables, fully wheelchair accessible, and has a small peaceful garden where you are welcome to sit and relax with your books. We specialise in second-hand books on Archaeology, World Mythology and Folklore, Scottish books, Theatre, Film and TV. We also have General stock - poetry, philosophy, biography, travel, education etc - and a Children's section.

Our premises are open Monday, Wednesday and Saturday 10am-3pm, Sunday 11am-3pm .
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Byre Books

24 South Main Street
Wigtown DG8 9EH GBR
Phone: 44 (0)1988402133

Terms of sale for Byre Books

Our terms of sale are as follows: Postage and packaging: is charged at cost. All items are posted 1st class / Airmail. All our packaging is fully recyclable and plastic free.
Unfortunately due to the new shipping regulations that have a significant cost attached we do not ship to Germany or France.Sincere apologies for any inconvenience.
Refunds : will be given if book is not as described, but contact us first via email or telephone.
Book Conditions: In common with other booktraders we use the following abbreviations to describe books: Fine: as new. VG: one or two signs of having been read, but no serious blemishes, generally very good condition. Good: o.k., but not very good, signs of ageing or fading or other damage (usually described). Fair: showing definite signs of wear and tear. Reading copy: It's all there and it's legible, but that's about all we guarantee. DJ : dust jacket (if it's not mentioned there isn't one) Catalogue descriptions are necessarily very brief. Please do contact us should you want further details of any book before purchase, or for advice on our stock. Only a small percentage of our stock is catalogued, so ask if you can't find the title you want - we may have it, or be able to find it for you!

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We also have a brick-and-mortar store! Visit us at:

24 South Main Street
Wigtown, United Kingdom
Store Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM