Meet the rest of our company!
Thank you for visiting this site, which is just part of the ESB group.
The group comprises our European Bookshop and Italian Bookshop in London and our head office and distribution centre in Cheltenham (use the 'contact us' button for full details):
Now housed within the European Bookshop, the Italian Bookshop is Britain's unique specialist bookshop for the Italian community in Britain as well as for all students and lovers of Italian language and literature worldwide.
stocks all the languages, for learners and readers of all ages, and includes books and materials produced by UK publishers. The website gives retail customers access to the Group's complete catalogue - all the languages from all sources.
The parent company is based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. It provides distribution and wholesale services for books and other materials produced in mainland Europe, and in the major European languages, to bookshops and professional customers in the UK and worldwide, and also to our own London bookshops:
Our online French, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian bookshops
are the equivalents of those departments at the European Bookshop.
is our website catering for ages 0-15 years in many languages.
is our brand-new website offering English language and literature for students, with a special focus on the wide range of ELT books and materials produced by our European publisher partners.
and, quite separately,
is the website of our much praised periodical presenting the major topics, regions and countries making the headlines.
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