The infamous bookstore in Paris, where Walter Berry purchased Joyce’s Ulysses. Many introverts LOVE bookstores. There’s just something about the scent of old books, like coming home & smelling cookies in the oven. Instant relaxation. You know it will be quiet there, as there are plenty of books to use to deflect unwanted conversation, & nooks […]
Opposite Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar on the Corner of Bourke Street and Crossley Street lays one of my favorite Melbourne bookshops – The Paperback Bookshop – a Melbourne icon established in the early 1960s.
Image © Marcus D. Niski 2011