This is the home page of Duck Cottage Books, based near the market town of Harleston, in Norfolk, England. If you have seen one of our books in a search and would like more information, please either use the form below to find it in our inventory or, if you prefer, email us ( for more information, or telephone us on 01379 407707.

Search hints: this search form will take you to our books on, where you can, if you wish, place an order. To find a particular book, start with the minimum information that you think will find it, rather than entering all items in full. The search function looks for titles, author etc. which INCLUDE rather than perfectly match the phrase you enter, and will fail if your search term includes anything NOT in the matching field as it appears in our catalogue.

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Our current catalogues include Military History (including Naval History), Christianity and Judaism, Poetry, Geology and Earth Sciences, History of Science, other History and Biography, Art and Design, and Architecture. If you are looking for a particular book and do not find it in our catalogue, we will do what we can to help you locate a copy. Email us on