February 29, 2012
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10 of the most beautiful bookstores in the world

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Shakespeare & Company, Paris, France

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Selexyz Bookstore, Maastricht, Holland

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Librería El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Livraria da Vila, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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Cook & Book, Brussels, Belgium

There’s really nothing like getting lost in a bookstore for hours on end. Especially when they’re this gorgeous.

5 more beautiful bookstores after the jump!

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Corso Como Bookshop, Milan, Italy


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Plural Bookshop, Bratislava, Slovakia

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The Last Bookstore, Los Angeles, CA

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The Bookàbar Bookshop, Rome, Italy

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The American Book Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

And 10 more here!

Source and photos: flavorwire

32 Responses to “10 of the most beautiful bookstores in the world”

AnonymousMarch 1st, 2012 at 11:43 am

Why would you just literally copy/paste another article? Is it so hard to provide original content? At least you gave it a reference, that's a start, I guess.

MichelleMarch 1st, 2012 at 11:44 am

HI! Im from Buenos Aires, and I work in an office just across the street of the boockstore you posted! Come to Argentina and visit it in person! lol

xoxo
Michelle

JessicaMarch 1st, 2012 at 6:05 pm

I dont know Livraria da Vila in São Paulo! Onnnw *–* so beautiful, I go to the São Paulo see this ^^

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Jessica Wilhelm

Julie on CT ShoreMarch 3rd, 2012 at 12:09 am

I need to add another to the list, R.J.Julia Booksellers in Madison, CT. A very special place indeed, the heart and soul of our community.

AnonymousMarch 25th, 2012 at 2:46 pm

If you're in London you should check Daunt Books on Marylebone High Street – truly amazing to get lost in. Also, Galignani in Paris, in front of the Tuileries.

waltbrawnApril 22nd, 2012 at 4:43 am

I want my ashes placed in a container built in the shape of a book put on a shelf behind locked glass doors in any one of these havens of knowledge so I can spend eternity absorbing the wisdom of mankind.

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