Baldwin's Book Barn, West Chester

Deep in the heart of the enchanting and historical Brandywine Valley in Chester County, Pennsylvania resides one of America’s truly distinctive bookstores. Baldwin’s Book Barn is a five-story antiquarian bookstore housed in a rustic dairy barn built in 1822 by Quakers Brinton and Sarah Darlington.
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  • Four floors of books - what more could a bibliophile ask for? Maybe a little more organization and displays, to make it easier to browse when you’re not sure what you’re looking for. Also note that....  more »
  • All I can say is please support this amazing and important place. If you value the printed word, take the time to visit.  more »
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  • If you love books, you MUST go there. I can spend an entire day by myself just browsing, You get the coolest feeling while inside the barn. A feeling that you are never alone, but it is a warm friendly feeling. I have always found the prices to be reasonable also. A must stop when you are in the Philadephia area.
  • Cool spot and nice owners. Tons and tons of cool books! I believe some are very rare. If you like to read and collect books, then I highly recommend this place.

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