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Book stores, Amsterdam: 14 reviews and 23 photos

  De Slegte - Kalverstraat
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De Slegte is a well-known and popular Dutch chain of second hand book stores.

They claim to have more than a million books on stock and besides their popular section on the groundfloor (with new surplus books), the second hand section per subject and the studybooks on the upper floors is a visit worth while.

In June 2013 the name of the stores was changed into POLARE.

2014 update: Well the POLARE giant had a short life. It looks like most shops will return in some local form with a name from the past.

What to buy: Books (and National Geographic Magazines)

What to pay: A few bucks.

Address: Kalverstraat 48-52 - 1012 PE Amsterdam
Directions: Just 100 meters from the DAM square.
Phone: +31-20-6225933
Theme: Books

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 9, 2014
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