Books & Bookshops

British Institute of Florence Library
Library open to all and contains over 48,000 volumes, most of which are in English. At Lungarno Guicciardini 9, 50125 Florence (FI).
Nocentini Libri
English books of all types and art materials for sale in the centre of Cortona. Open 09:00-13:00 and 16:00-20:00. Every day during summer. Closed Sunday in winter. At via Nationale 32, Cortono (AR).
The Calligraphy Shop
Shop dedicated to writing materials and the art of caligraphy with pens, nibs, inks and various types of paper and parchment at 6r Via F Valori, 50132 Florence (FI).
Libreria Internazionale Seeber-Melbookstore
Books and tourist guides in English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and Chinese. Open Monday to Wednesday 09:00-20:00, Thursday to Saturday 09:00-00:00 and Sunday 10:00-20:00. At via de Cerretani 16r, Florence (FI).
Pari Publishing
Independent, English-language publishing company. Published books focus on innovative ideas and approaches in the areas of science, society, psychology, the arts and linguistics.
La Formicola
Bookshop with some English books for sale. At Piazza Matteotti 14, 50022 Greve in Chianti (FI).
Feltrinelli International
Books in English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian and Italian for foreigners. Tourist guides also available. Open Monday to Saturday 09:00-19:30. Located at Via Cavour 12-20/r, Florence (FI).
Libreria Il Viaggio
Travel guides and maps at Borgo degli Albizi 41r, Florence (FI).
BM Bookshop
Just off the Ponte alla Carraia is a haven for bookworms, which has been serving the English speaking community since 1963. Find a unique selection of new and rare books, plus a huge range on Italian cooking, art, history, design, fashion and more.
Libreria Antiquaria Cappellini
Antique and out-of-print books in Italian, French, German, and English at Corso Tintori, 27/r, 50122 Florence (FI).
Libreria Assolibri Arti Visive
Books about contemporary art, graphics, photography in English, German, French and Spanish. At Visive Via del Sole 3/r, Florence (FI).
Book Shop
English language bookshop open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 to 19:30 at 34 Pian dei Mantellini, 53100 Siena (SI).
Berreta SRL
Newsagent and tobacconists at Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport selling British and Irish newspapers and the Lucca Grapevine magazine.
Libreria Lungomare
Bookshop with section of English books, travel guides, maps, magazines, daily newspapers including Guardian, International Herald Tribune Daily Mail, Independant and the Times at Viale G. Marconi 68, Passeggiata di Viareggio (LU)
Libreria Feltrinelli
Bookstore with English, Italian, French and German titles. At Banchi di Sopra 52, Siena (SI).
Libreria Alfani Editrice
Books in English, French, German and Spanish. Located at Via Alfani, 84/86/r, Florence (FI).
Artemisia Libri & Books
Bookstore with English books, fiction, non-fiction classics, history, guide books, maps, and a wide range of international magazines, DVDs, English Greetings Cards, Notebooks, Games, etc. at Gallileo Gallilei International Airport Pisa (PI).
Libreria Marzocco
Books in English, German, French, Portoguese, Spanish and Russian. There is a bar, internet access and meeting space. At Via Martelli 22/r, Florence (FI).
Small curiosity shop in the centre of Cortona. Antique jewellery and gift ideas. Second-hand books in English and German. At via Dardano 8, 52044 Cortona (AR).
Giunti al Forte S.r.l.
Newspapers, books, travel guides and maps in english at Via Mazzini 5, 55042 Forte dei Marmi (LU)
Libreria Ticci
Books in english, maps, tourist guides and newspapers at Via delle Terme 5/7, 53100 (SI)
Libreria Senese
Books in english, tour guides, maps and newspapers available at Via di Citta 62/66, Siena (SI)
Rita Matozzi & C
Bookshop in the historic centre of Massa Marittima selling reference books and novels in English and Italian. Art supplies also for sale. Open 09:00-13:00 and 16:00-20:00 Monday to Saturday. At via della Liberta 49, 58024 Massa Marittima (GR).
Libreria Art&Libri
Specialist arts and antique bookshop. At Via dei Fossi 32/r, 50123 Florence (FI).
Libreria Calvin - Comics
Bookstore dedicated to comics. At Via delle Porte Nuove 23/r, Florence (FI).
City Lights Bookstore
Beat generation inspired English and American bookshop founded by Mr Ferlinghetti, a Beat Generation author. At Via San Niccolò 23r, Florence (FI).
Paperback Exchange Anglo-American Bookshop
Independent international bookstore in the centre of Florence. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-19:30 and Saturday 10:00-19:30. At Via delle Oche 4R, Florence (FI).
Jacquelines Bookstore and Internet Point
Novels, travel guides, reference books (new and second hand). Open 9:30-13:00 and 15:30-18:00 Mon to Fri. Wifi, print-fax-scan DVD/CD burner. At 68 via Vittorio Emanuele, Ponte a Serraglio, 55022 Bagni di Lucca (LU).
Wine Dogs Italy
Independent publishing house specializing in photographic journals of dogs that live in wineries. At 104 Via Molinaccio, Gaggio Montano (BO).
Libreria Arnoldo Mondadori
Books in English, French, German, Spanish. At Via S. Gallo 53/r, Florence (FI).
Giunti Bookshop
Bookshop with section of English books, travel guides, maps, magazines, daily newspapers including Guardian, International Herald Tribune Daily Mail, Independant and the Times at Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci Via del Termine 11 at Firenze airport (FI).
Libreria Edison
Tourist guides, dictionaries, calendars and contemporary art guides in English, French, German, Spanish, Russian. Cafeteria on the first floor. Open Monday to Saturday 09:00-00:00 and Sunday 10:00-00:00 at Piazza Repubblica 27/r, Florence (FI).