Books & stationery

Curl up with our book selection – there are children’s books, cookbooks, gardening books, guidebooks and lots more literary gifts with something to suit every book lover. Or browse our gorgeous design-led, UK-made stationery range to turn even the shortest thank you note into something special. 

Notecards & notebooks
Every purchase you make goes back into looking after special places for everyone, for ever

Spanning the 14th to the 20th centuries, 100 Paintings from the Collections of the National Trust includes works by some of the most renowned European artists of all time including Titian, El Greco, Holbein, Rubens, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Velázquez, Gainsborough, Reynolds, Canaletto, Hogarth, Stubbs, Angelica Kauffman, Edward Burne-Jones, James Tissot, Max Ernst, Vanessa Bell, Barbara Hepworth and Stanley Spencer, to name but a few.
Selected by National Trust curators from over 13,000 works, the featured paintings are arranged chronologically, each accompanied by an illuminating, easy-to-read caption. The book concludes with a handy glossary of terms and a list of National Trust properties that house important paintings.