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literary walk

Paris Bookstore Tour

Paris Bookstore Tour

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I am a historian with a BA from the University of Cambridge and a PhD from Princeton University. As a professor, I have taught urban history classes at universities in Europe and the USA, including the University of Vienna. My publications include articles and books on the history of literature. I am also a professional entertainer who served as a TV and radio host for two years. I am a lover of…
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What we’ll do

Paris is a literary city, a city where people who visit their friends still bring books as gifts. On this tour, we will follow the city's love affair with the book. We will tour classic bookstores such as Shakespeare and Company, where aspiring writers since Hemingway have searched for literary inspiration. We will stroll by the booksellers on the Seine, whose lockers obstruct the view of the…

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Specialized maps.

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Where you'll be

We will mainly focus on bookstores around the St. Germain & Latin Quarter districts. A main component of the tour will be English-language bookstores such as Shakespeare & Company.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Aug 24    From 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM.
$52 per person
10 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.
Evrim/David
literary walk
Paris Bookstore Tour
2 reviews
$52 per person
2 reviews
$52 per person