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St. Mark's Bookshop

  • 31 3rd Ave. Map It
  • East Village
  • Books/Stationery

Updated 02/26/2014

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Downtown residents, NYU students, and intellectuals in general love this store, spending hours poking through popular and oddball fiction and nonfiction. You'll find a truly eclectic, attitudinal collection of books here, not unlike the salespeople. On the main floor, books on critical theory are right up front, across from new fiction titles—this is perhaps the only place where you can find Jacques Derrida facing off against T. C. Boyle. Cultural and art books are up

front as well; literature and literary journals fill the back of the store. It's open daily until midnight.

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31 3rd Ave., between 8th and 9th Sts., New York, New York, 10003, United States

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Updated 02/26/2014


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