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Vanessa Parker Rare Books

Old Thatch | Mulranny, Westport,, Mulranny, Ireland
+353 87 233 9221
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Somewhere I stop by on every visit to Mayo

A swim and a trip to this bookshop are the highlights of every holiday we take in Mayo. The... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
nimbler
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Dublin, Ireland
My favourite place in the world!

I have been to this shop a number of times over the last few years and am excited about the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Ciara G
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Traditional 18thc thatched cottage complete with half door and turf fire, unique store crammed with fabulous old books antiques, paintings, old prints & maps, a collection of old prints, all genuine. Books range from early children`s to wonderfully illustrated to finely bound antiquarian all subjects incl Irish, Antiques from fishing items to copper brass to fine Irish & English silver to porcelain & Irish glass, antique furniture. Please phone before traveling as we often have to down tools to go buying! DONT MISS IT THERE REALLY IS NO WERE ELSE LIKE IT IN IRELAND!
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8 May 2018
“Somewhere I stop by on every visit to Mayo”
16 Aug 2017
“My favourite place in the world!”
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Old Thatch | Mulranny, Westport,, Mulranny, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

A swim and a trip to this bookshop are the highlights of every holiday we take in Mayo. The selection is particularly strong on children's books, history and the occult. You'll also find an amazing selection of Penguins and Picadors for holiday reading. I never...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have been to this shop a number of times over the last few years and am excited about the prospect of returning this weekend, It's a wonderful, quiet, magical building with an extremely helpful and friendly owner on hand. If you are in the...More

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Roger G, Owner at Vanessa Parker Rare Books, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your great review, please say hi when you are in next! Roger.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you're visiting Louisburgh, or even passing through, don't miss Books@one, near the bridge over the Bunowen river on the Main Street, just after The Country Kitchen, on the right hand side. Books@one has great new and secondhand books, and has a special section for...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

On a Sunday car trip with the kids we stopped in Mulranny to have a look around the old thatched cottage. We were met by Roger who showed us around and explained the history of a lot of very old and interesting items. As a...More

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Roger G, Owner at Vanessa Parker Rare Books, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thanks for that, do call again. Roger.

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Antomayo
2 March 2017|
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Response from Roger G | Property representative |
Hi Antomayo thats ok? after you have done your stuff on Books@one perhaps you could look at our totally unique to Ireland books & antiques store Regards Vanessa
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