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Shakespeare and Company

The history of Shakespeare and Company has intrigued me since I first read about it in Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast.  This very special bookshop was one of the first places I visited when I came to Paris for the first … Continue reading

Molly Crabapple in Paris ~ Part 3 Shakespeare and Company

Be not inhospitable to strangers lest they be angels in disguise. ~ George Whitman In 1919 American expat Sylvia Beach opened Shakespeare and Company, an English language bookstore in Paris.  It was the place to be for all of the … Continue reading