House of Our Own Books

Welcome to House of Our Own, a bookstore located on two floors of a quiet, comfortable Victorian house along the edge of Penn’s campus.

Our large stock of general and scholarly books—both new and used—is well-organized and categorized.

Our collection spans almost every genre and features a balance of hardcover and paperback books. Make sure you take the time to move from room to room and scan the stacks from top to bottom—there are surprises around every corner and something to delight every reader.

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New and used books in a Victorian house
Payment Types
Cash, Debit, Visa, Mastercard
Price Range
$/$$$$
Miscellaneous
Fiction, non-fiction, biography, scholarly texts, and more
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Address

3920 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

215-222-1576
Store hours
Monday - Friday, 10am-7pm
Saturday & Sunday, 12pm-6pm