About

Sphinx Library is based in Jomtien, Chonburi, Thailand. If you live in Thailand or South East Asia and need a book without high shipping costs, this is your bookshop. We have an eclectic collection of books, mainly specialising in: Travel, History, General Non-Fiction, the Supernatural, Astrology, the Unusual, Autobiographies, True War, Escape, True Crime, Politics, Asia, Thailand, Buddhism as well as many Antiquarian books and some hardcover first edition Fiction. Most books are English, but we also stock a selection of old Danish books and some Spanish, French, German, Dutch and Italian titles. We aim to please the avid book reader and discerning collector alike.

Where does Sphinx Library’s eclectic collection of books come from? 

From all over the world!

They have been hand-picked while I was travelling, studying or working in Thailand, Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Pattaya, Taiwan, Taipei, Philippines, Manila, Baguio, Sagada, Macau, Hong Kong, China, Shanghai, Suzhou, Nanjing, Laos, Vientiane, Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Angkor Wat, Vietnam, Hanoi, Japan, Tokyo, Okayama, Kyoto, Malaysia, Penang, Sri Lanka, Colombo, India, Bombay, France, Paris, Carcassonne, Spain, Madrid, Valencia, Granada, Alicante, Santander, Barcelona, Seville, Cadiz, Andorra, Greece, Portugal, Lisbon, Sintra, Lagos, Athens, Chania, Salonica, Turkey, Istanbul, Egypt, Cairo, Morocco, Tangiers, Tetuan, Sidi Ifni, Hungary, Budapest, Eger, Denmark, Copenhagen, Belgium, Brussels, Holland, Amsterdam, Germany, Munich, Ex-Yugoslavia, Belgrade, Zagreb, Italy, Venice, Milan, England, London, Bristol, Salisbury, Poole,  Reading, Brighton, Exeter, Barnstable, Bideford, Tiverton, Wales, Swansea, Cardigan, Scotland, Edinburgh and Glasgow.