Our Wharf Street bookshop is a real treasure trove, with the largest selection of books about local and city wide history available anywhere in Leeds. If you’re a student, amateur historian, researcher, exploring your family tree, or just a lover of all things ‘Leeds’ then you’re sure to find something for your bookshelf!
OUR SHOP IS CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL 2 SEPTEMBER.
Thereafter, the shop is open again from Monday to Friday, from 10 until 1:30, and is managed and staffed entirely on a voluntary basis by our members.
Why not pop along and see what you might find? Haven’t got time to visit? We have a small selection of our own publications available to purchase here. (Postage and packaging will be added via Paypal, unfortunately we are unable to deliver outside of the UK).
A full catalogue is available here – which lists all our publications. If you’d like to make inquiries about any book or map here, please drop us an email.
A History of Kirkgate
Hardback, 78 pages.
Leeds Civic Trust Tote Bag
Show your support for Leeds and the environment with one of our eye-catching 100% cotton Leeds made tote bags. Navy, and made from string 140gsm fabric 38cm wide x 41 cm high (minus handles).
Thanks to Awesome Merchandise (based in Armley) for their beautiful and clear screen printing.
Blue Plaques of Leeds Vol I
Softback, 80 pages.
Authors: Peter Brears, Janet Douglas, Chris Furniss and Kevin Grady
Discover this great city’s heritage through a series of four circular walks; from the city’s Yards and Arcades, to it’s places of worship, via the waterfront. By following these informative and highly pictorial guides, each walks should take a leisurely our or two. Great for groups!
Softback, each book is approx 25 pages.
All four editions £10 (including postage)
Edwardian Leeds in Postcards
Softback, 75 pages.