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Burke's Book Store, Memphis

4.5
#12 of 12 in Shopping in Memphis
Located in the heart of the Cooper-Young neighborhood, in midtown Memphis, Burke's Book Store is one of the oldest independent book stores in the country. Since 1875, Burke's has provided Memphis with the finest selection of new, used, and rare books. See Burke's Book Store and all Memphis has to offer by arranging your trip with our Memphis road trip website .
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  • What a great find near the Cooper Young district! Stopped overnight on our drive to Texas and we were not disappointed! So many great finds! Not only were we able to add some exciting used books...  more »
  • When I am in a bookstore, I am among friends! A highlight of any visit to any city that my wife & I visit is a pilgrimage to a store that sells used old books (my favorites include classic fiction.....  more »
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  • Quiet friendly little spot. Smells like you took a step back in time. Staff is friendly and the prices are reasonable.
  • Came in trying to sell some books, but the staff member very kindly explained why they currently wouldn't. It was just such a nice experience to be told "no"! I stayed and bought two books anyway.

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