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Online Bookshop

At Plato's Cave, we turn second hand shopping into an upscale experience.  We’re committed to providing high-quality, gently used merchandise to the community in a tasteful, affordable way. We specialise in books on Ancient History, Archaeology and the Classics.

Used Books


We Buy and Sell with Style

At Plato's Cave, we provide our loyal shoppers with a broad assortment of ever-changing inventory. The only thing that remains the same is our low prices. We also have helpful sales associates who are happy to assist you in finding the right item at the right price to fit your budget and shopping needs. They also help to ensure that your donation, sales or consignment process is satisfactory. Contact us for all of your buying, selling or donating needs!

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Pile Of Books


Thank you for your interest in Plato's Cave. For more information about purchasing our inventory, or consigning or donating your items, contact us. We look forward to hearing from you and are happy to answer any questions.

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77 Surtees Street, Darlington, Co. Durham, DL3 6PW, UK


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