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Shakespeare & Sons In Prague, Czech Republic

- August 13 -

So I’ve wrapped up my three week stay in Europe (I was camping). I found some pretty amazing bookstores while I was there. One of the best being Shakespeare & Sons. It looks tiny from the outside, but of course, it’s two levels jammed packed with books—the basement can only be accessed by traversing a crazy set of spiral stairs. I came across a lot of books I wanted, but I really wished I had more time in Prague to just hang out here. It was completely deserted when we walked in. There was even a space in the basement with a working typewriter. My head exploded.

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