Footnotes* From the World's Greatest Bookstores

Footnotes* From the World's Greatest Bookstores

*true Tales and Lost Moments From Book Buyers, Booksellers, and Book Lovers

Book - 2016
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"From beloved New Yorker cartoonist Bob Eckstein, Footnotes from the World's Greatest Bookstores invites you into the heart and soul of every community: the local bookshop, each with its own quirks, charms, and legendary stories, "
Eckstein has collected brief anecdotes about bookstores from across the globe, and accompanied each with a painting of the building, store front, or mobile unit. Each two page spread captures our lifelong love affair with books, bookstores, and book-sellers.
Publisher: New York : Clarkson Potter/Publishers, [2016]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780553459272
Branch Call Number: 381.45002 E1925f 2016
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 18 x 23 cm


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Illustrations and anecdotes about bookstores in the U.S. and around the world.

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May 19, 2017

What's not to love? Take a trip through delightful tidbits, tales, and trivia from iconic bookstores around the world. Add whimsical watercolors to the mix, and you've got a real treasure. Enjoy the journey! ~Debby


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