Welcome to City Walls Books and Music, Chester's only second-hand, rare, antiquarian and collectible book shop. Situated on the historic city walls just off Northgate Street, with access from Rufus Court, City Walls Books and Music specialises in the following:


  • History
  • SF
  • Science
  • Nature
  • Esoterica
  • Young adult
  • Children's
  • Collectible
  • Poetry
  • Plays
  • Literary criticism


We also stock Biography, Classics and Retro-fiction, as well as second-hand CDs and records, particularly classical music.

To find out more about City Walls Books and Music please read the About section of this website (in the navigation bar at the top right of the page). If you want to contact us click the Contact tab.

Our stock check is now complete and lists of books are now available by clicking on the "Books" tab. We are getting new stock in and selling stock all the time so all books are subject to availability.