amazing bookstores of the world

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Some most interesting bookstores of the world.A selection of favorites quotes on 'Books' is included


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2. SelexyzBookstore in Maastricht,HollandAnyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book. ~Author Unknown 2 3. Shakespeare & Co. Antiquarian Books, ParisBooks are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. ~Charles W. Eliot3 4. The Academic Bookstore in Helsinki, FinlandI find television to be very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go in the other room and read a book. ~Groucho Marx4 5. The Art Nouveau facade of the Lello bookstore in Porto, PortugalLet books be your dining table, And you shall befull of delightsLet them be your mattressAnd you shall sleep restful nights.~Author Unknown5 6. A very cramped bookstore in Calcutta, India The smallest bookstore still contains more ideas of worththan have been presented in the entire history of television. ~Andrew Ross 6 7. The bookstore El Ateneo in Buenos Aires, ArgentinaTo sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimateconverse with men of unseen generations - such is a pleasure beyond compare.~Kenko Yoshida7 8. American Book Center in Amsterdam, HollandBooks are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind. ~James Russell Lowell 8 9. The Bookbar Bookshop, Rome, ItalyBooks are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and charts which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life. ~Jesse Lee Bennett 9 10. Plural Bookshop,Bratislava, Slovakia Let your bookcases and your shelves be your gardens and your pleasure- grounds. Pluck thefruit that growstherein, gather the roses, the spices,and the myrrh.~Judah Ibn Tibbon 10 11. Bookworm, Beijing, ChinaA house without books is like a room withoutwindows. ~Heinrich Mann11 12. Cafebreria ElPendulo, Mexico City,MexicoBooks are delightfulsociety. If you go into a room and find it full ofbooks - even withouttaking them from theshelves they seem to speak to you, to bid you welcome. ~William Ewart Gladstone 12 13. Livraria da Vila, Sao Paulo, BrazilA book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counsellor, a multitude of counsellors. ~Henry Ward Beecher13 14. The Last Bookstore, Los Angeles, California, U.S.Books support us in our solitude and keep us from being a burden to ourselves. ~Jeremy Collier14 15. Atlantis Books, Santorini, GreeceThe books that help you the most are those which make you think the most.~ Theodore Parker 15 16. Corso Como Bookshop, Milan, ItalyBooks open your mind, broaden your mind,and strengthen you as nothing else can ~William Feather16 17. Barter Books, Alnwick, United KingdomA well-composed book is a magic carpet on which we are wafted to a world that we cannot enter in any other way ~Caroline Gordon17 18. Daikanyama T-Site, Tokyo, JapanBooks are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations. 18 ~Henry David Thoreau 19. Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle, U.S.You cannot open a book without learning something. ~Confucius19 20. The End Great Books are trusted friends to treasure.They are priceless gems beyond measure.With Metta, Bro. Oh Teik Bin 20