"Second-hand English Bookshop,..." Paris Off The Beaten Path Tip by cutestmidget

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<font color=9900cc>Second-hand English Bookshop, called <i>Tea and Tattered Pages</i>.

This wonderful bookshop is owned and operated by a Canadian expatriate. The staff are well versed in English and in French.

Don't get caught out paying 80-100 francs for a normal English book at one of the bookshops, like fnac or WH Smith. This second-hand bookshop is a fabulous find for an avid reader like me, and the books range in price from 20-35 francs. Don't forget to head down to the bottom of the shop for an enormous range of crime fiction and science fiction - I nearly missed it the first time! :)

There is a cute little tea-house connected to the shop out the back.

Address is <i>24 Rue Mayet</i> in the 13th Arondissment, just 10 minutes walk from Gare Montparnasse, or two minutes walk from Falgiuére.

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  • Written Sep 12, 2002
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