As Billy Liar once said: "London is a very, very big place".
So if you want to find the best retro shops in a short space of time, you need a guide.
Rather than dragging a local around with you, why not pick up a copy of Clive Dunkley’s "Essential Guide To London’s Retro Shops "?
To save you browsing a copy in your lunch hour at Waterstones, we’ve gone through it thoroughly at modculture.
Find out what our reviewer Suzanne thinks by visiting www.modculture.co.uk/books/review.php?id=107