Donlon Books

    Donlon Books is a shoebox of a shop that sits on Broadway Market in a picturesque spot opposite London Fields park. Emerging from the growing collection of art books that owner Connor Donlon had amassed over the years, the store quickly became a go-to place for rare, out of print and hard to find titles. Subjects include photography, counter-culture, artists’ books and a range of esoteric curiosities. So whether it’s a copy of "The Harlem Book of the Dead," a beautiful original Dash Snow monograph or a first edition of Larry Clark’s "Teenage Lust," your needs will be met by the eclectic collection at Donlon Books. When asked how he sources the shop’s books Connor replied, “I stock a lot of books that aren’t distributed in the normal way, so it’s a matter of going out and looking for them rather than waiting for them to come to you.” His approach might just explain why there are so many gems to be found here. The shop also hosts weekly book launches and talks for the public.Show lessRead more

    77 Broadway Market , London

    10-6, sun 11-6

    Public Transport
    Bethnal Green (Central Line)

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