The Brazen Head

Antiquarian and
Collectable Books

Set up in 1998, the Brazen Head has expanded into seven book-lined rooms in this old house, covering most subjects, with particular strengths in Children’s Classics, Art and Literature. With plenty of nooks and crannies to find elusive bargains, and new books arriving every week, we have quickly built up a loyal following of dedicated collectors.

We are located in the celebrated North Norfolk coastal village of Burnham Market, between Kings Lynn and Cromer, near Nelson's birthplace at Burnham Thorpe. A leisurely browse in the Brazen Head is a must for every visitor, and an experience that is becoming harder to find in these days of Internet buying.

As the Eastern Daily Press wrote of Burnham Market in its magazine Norfolk for August 2011: ...there are hip little gems from the Brazen Head Bookshop, and its antiquarian finds...

You can contact us by post at The Brazen Head Bookshop, Marketplace, Burnham Market, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE31 8HD, by phone on 01328 730 700, or by email to

And you can follow us on Twitter@Brazenbook, or on Facebook.

David Kenyon