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For those browsers not as impressed by architecture as they are by the beauty of books upon books upon books in narrow hallways — not to mention a place to nap. Shakespeare & Company, Paris, France

I was just thinking how I'd like to open an amazing book store one day and then I saw this and am even more inspired. Must start visiting these stores!

Library, Luxembourg Palace, Paris VI - a library to be proud of, wouldn't we at Aldourie love to hire THIS out for a week! #RealBooks

My dad owned that historical series beneath and to the right of the window, when I was very little! They filled a whole shelf in the dining room; they're in all the old photos!!!

Boasting breathtaking design and extensive collections, here are some of the most remarkable bookstores from around the globe.

Polare, Maastricht (Credit: Photo: Merkx+Girod)

13th Century Church Converted to Modern Day Library in Holland - what a brilliant way to use redundant churches. Could be many more in the future!

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