Our stocklist on Abe Books. Over 10,000 volumes, regularly updated.
Buy Secondhand and New Books Online
Our new online shop is live and you can now buy secondhand and new books here on the website.
You can pay online using your credit or debit card or using a PayPal account.
You do not need a PayPal account to pay by credit/debit card
How To Buy
- Choose a book category to browse, or search for title/author.
- Click on book title to view details.
- Add title to basket.
- Click on View Basket to checkout.
Books bought in all subjects, especially Theology, Humanities, and Academic.
We travel nationwide to visit collections, or books can be brought to the shop.
Welcome to St Philip's Books 82 St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1RA
Specialist in rare and secondhand books in all subjects, particularly Literature, History, Theology, Philosophy, Art, Classics and Antiquarian. Particular interests include Roman Catholic books, local Oxford interest, John Henry Newman and the Oxford Movement, C.S. Lewis and J.R.R.Tolkien, Biblical studies, Patristics and Spirituality.
Distributor for the Letters & Diaries of John Henry Newman
Books posted worldwide
Large stock of Humanities books, including History, Literature, Philosophy, Art, Classics and Antiquarian
Over 10,000 books in stock
For more information, or to request a free printed catalogue, please use the enquiry page. Orders may be placed through the website, or by e-mail, phone, letter or fax.
We are always interested in buying books, and will travel nationwide to view collections.
You can also join our mailing list to receive a regular PDF catalogue.
We are located in central Oxford at 82 St Aldates (opposite Christ Church Gardens), which is a 15 minute walk from the Railway Station and a 5 minute walk from the Westgate Car Park. Visitors are welcome to browse our stock of over 10,000 new and secondhand volumes in Theology, History, Literature, Art, Philosophy, and Rare Books.
Our opening times are Monday to Saturday 10a.m. - 5p.m.