Coffee Table Books

Books are one of the greatest inventions of humanity, in ways that are almost innumerable. A good book allows for the discovery of entirely new facets of this world; whether that’s an interest, a location, culture, history or skill … the list is endless.


Finding that perfect book gift for someone is more than just giving them something to while away the hours. It’s a gift of exploration, of learning and of fulfilment. When you gift someone a British book that they will love, you’re offering a journey, the length and breadth of Britain.


This is why we’re dedicated to not only celebrate the best coffee table books that celebrate British manufacturers and British artisans but also those that photograph British culture in all its guises. For those moments where only ink and paper will do the job. When only the heft of an expertly crafted book will soothe your soul. Whether that’s to enjoy leafing through London’s history, to ascertain the meaning of manners and etiquette or discover unique British culture. Settle down and pour yourself into a beautiful coffee table book and drift away into a world of picture and words.


We offer a wide range of British books that explore British culture in its many guises. Much has been said about British etiquette and manners but we want you to explore Britishness through many different lenses. Discover British craftsmanship from the four corners of Great Britain. Dive into British street culture British with books about how Britain’s used to live. Explore the wonderful and diverse place we call Great Britain through amazing British books.

British lifestyle and British culture has help shape the world from British pop music and the arts. But also through the crafts and manufacturing base that is still prevalent across the UK. From small workshops creating amazing British made goods to artisan craftsmen and women keeping heritage skills alive.

Our specially curated selection of books should take you on a journey across Britain to discover what really makes Britain. it’s pomp and circumstance to its diverse and inclusive identity. From the back streets of Liverpool to the wilds of the Scottish Highlands and it post boxes. Let esteemed photographers like Martin Parr open up all that is British.

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Book Gifts

From titles that explore British style, the rich history of craft and design or are simply satisfying collections of place and the people of Great Britain, our book collection is designed to be more than just coffee table books.

They’re to be read, enjoyed, shared with loved ones. And that makes our titles perfect book gifts for those that enjoy the finer things in life, like the smell of a new book.

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