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Paris, Books and Les Bouquinistes

If you’re a traveler who loves anything to do with books, you have to take time out in Paris.

Literature and books are part of the bedrock of this city. 667 more words


Paris - Day 14 & 15 - Disneyland Paris!!! & The End...

With Days 1-6 of Paris at our backs (as well as 7 days in London), we were running through a gamut of emotions – happy to have seen so many sights, ready to be “home,” sad to be leaving, excited about our final day and a half.   2,515 more words

Les bouquinistes - vintage booksellers along the river Seine

I was recently told that the Seine is said to be the only river in the world that runs between two bookshelves. This of course refers to the ‘bouquinistes’, the second hand and antiquarian booksellers that have their iconic green boxes along the banks of the river. 223 more words

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A to Z 2016 -- French In Action

Bonjour mes chers lecteurs ! Bienvenue sur le site “Forty, C’est Fantastique.” Qu’est-ce que c’est ? De quoi s’agit-il ? Alors, c’est mon voyage vers la langue française. 905 more words

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Literary Paris: Bookstores and the Bouquinistes

Paris is such a wonderful city for a bibliophile. Wonderful little bookshops and the little book stalls along the Seine River called bouquinistes. Absolutely loved exploring all these little places. 89 more words