Shakespeare and Company: story of a legendary bookstore | EUROtoday

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Un monument! The Shakespeare and Company bookstore, positioned at 37, rue de la Bûcherie (Paris 5e), reverse Notre-Dame Cathedral, definitely is. Visited annually by greater than 900,000 folks, which locations it someplace between the catacombs and the Carnavalet museum, when it comes to attendance… this small ebook stall seems in all of the guides devoted to the capital.

You simply need to go there to see its recognition. Every morning, an extended line of vacationers types in entrance of his door*. To the purpose that, confronted with the crowds, a safety guard needed to be put in on the entrance to stop greater than 90 folks from being inside on the similar time.

Once by the door, a magical place within the type of a labyrinth is revealed to the customer: a succession of half a dozen…

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