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Bard & Minstrel is the perfect corner of the world for anyone looking to catch up with a friend, finish up with work, or simply just a space to breath. You have the opportunity to enjoy the luxurious quality of Assouline Books and eat at the French and Brasserie inspired café. Bard & Minstrel serves small dishes and weekly specials, subsequently, our quaint bar serves the finest quality cocktails and champagne.

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A homage to the art of luxury bookmaking, where hand-bound traditional techniques are utilised. We use techniques like colour plates hand-tipped on art-quality paper. Each page of this limited-edition series bears the unique imprint of the artisan

Cocktail Chameleon Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Egypt Game Book The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Dubai Wonder Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Comporta Bliss Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Havana Blues The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Polo Heritage Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Estee Lauder – A Beautiful Life Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Chanel 3-Book Slipcase (New Edition) The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Bar Mitzvah : A guide to Spiritual Growth Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
The Taper – Melle Candle: Ivory Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
The Sphere –  Melle Candle The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
The Spiral –  Melle Candle Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Manhattan’s Babe Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
The Surf Club The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
The Light of Jerusalem Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
The Luxury Collection : Epicurean Journeys Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
The Luxury Collection : Certified Indigenous The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Confronting Magic Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Hamptons Private Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Tuscany Marvel The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Provence Glory Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Olga Hanono Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Circle of Love The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Brioni Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
The Light of New York Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Golden Menagerie, Temple St. Clair The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Formula 1 : The Impossible Collection Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
Gaia Chanel:
The Impossible Collection
This book is a literary museum exhibition, a curated selection of 100 iconic and signature looks of the house of Chanel, from the timeless Little Black Dress to the impeccably simple tweed suit, the apothecary-style perfume bottle, two-tone pumps, abundant strands of faux pearls and stones, and diamond-quilted leather handbag, from Mademoiselle’s revolutionary designs to Karl Lagerfeld’s unexpected and even irreverent variations on her original codes. 01. View Product
Watches : A Guide by Hodinkee The Impossible
Collection of American Wine
Celebrating vintages from the legendary 1964 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour to the more recent yet striking 2010 Ultramarine Blanc de Blancs, this collection reflects all the diversity and beauty that American wine has to offer. wine3 02. View Product
Four Seasons Roy Lichtenstein:
The Impossible Collection
Celebrated for imbuing ordinary objects from hot dogs to trash cans with monumental power, Lichtenstein defied traditional “good taste” and became part of the new avant-garde that redefined American art in the 1960s. 03. View Product
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Bard & Minstrel serves small dishes and weekly specials. Our quaint bar serves the finest quality cocktails and champagne. We are open for breakfast and lunch; our opening times are 7:30 – 5:00pm from Monday – Friday.

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Ranging from Assouline’s Ultimate Collections, to limited editions and luxury gifting, Bard & Minstrel offers national delivery on all items in our online store. Courier costs are calculated upon payment and delivery is made within 5-6 working days.