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How I Found the 4 Hardest-to-Find Bookstores in the World

Un Regard Moderne in Paris. (All illustrations by Bob Eckstein) For the past two years I have been looking for and illustrating the world’s greatest bookstores, for my latest book. My selections were based on their local contributions, their history and their beauty and uniqueness. I collected the stores’ best stories from the owners, employees, customers and some of today’s great artists and thinkers.
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