Old Books on Front Street, Wilmington

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  • I came here with my wife, who was on a letterboxing quest. There's a letterbox in here (a black spiral bound book on the third shelf from the bottom, at the extreme right as your back faces the...  more »
  • We took the walking tour of old town Wilmington with Gwenyfer Rohler as our guide. She is a "walking" (excuse the pun) encyclopedia of the authors who lived and worked here and the movies made about.....  more »
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  • This unassuming bookshop expands like Knockturn upon crossing the threshold, yielding a trove of alphabetized novels as well as nicely curated displays. I wasn't able to sample it, but the small cafe within seems a wonderful spot to spend a Sunday morn. The steward to my visit was very helpful in helping me search for some of my favorites in addition to making some recommendations (one of which I ended up buying)!
  • I love old books and Old Books. There are new books, too, and cozy spaces to enjoy them all. I highly recommend taking a wander through, perhaps you can find a little magic here, too. (Or a mystery or a good beach read or some poetry or biography...)

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