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12 Vintage books that make perfect Christmas gifts

Whatever you’re looking for this Christmas, whether it’s classic Greek myths or cosy recipes to share with loved ones, you’ll find them in our round-up of the best books to go under your tree this year.

Aerial image of Greek Myths, Sapiens and The Secret to Superhuman Strength laid out on a wooden table surrounded by natural Christmas decorations.
Image: Aashfaria A. Anwar T/A Studio Aash

Never underestimate the book as a gift: within the covers of every book is an expansive world ready to entertain, amuse, or edify.

Whether you’re searching for a Christmas present for a loved one or just looking to treat yourself in the winter months, the 12 books below are all perfect for the festive season. All that’s left for you to do is wrap them. 

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