John K King Used & Rare Books, Detroit, USA Kings is located in a huge glove factory , which John bought in the early after having outgrown his former premises in the Michigan Theatre Building. The shop has twenty employees, two dogs and two canaries.
Weird and wonderful bookshops worldwide – in pictures
From a Canadian bookshop opened by Alice Munro in the 1960s to one in the island of Santorini started by drunk Oxford students, some of the world’s most exotic booksellers feature in The Bookshop Book, published as part of a UK-wide Books are My Bag campaign to support the bookselling industry in the run-up to Christmas. Its author Jen Campbell introduces some of the finest
Bag O'Nails Pub, 6 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London, closest pub to Buckingham Palace. First licensed 1775 as the Devil & Bag O' Nails it was rebuilt in 1838 as part of the development of Belgravia by the Grosvenor Estates.