The Lampoon Directory
A few square meters for about two thousand titles in the 'locus amoenus' of art. The exhibitors are counters recovered from flea markets.
While so many bookstores have cut back on inventory, to concentrate on events, stationary or other branded merchandise, McNally Jackson have gone deeper with their book catalogue.
'I look after my books, I keep some in custom sleeves and sometimes I restitch them all every night' – Michel Fink explains the legacy behind his bookshop and a memory of Avedon
One of the few surviving family-owned and operated bookstores in Los Angeles – dealing more than obscure art books, but also a sense of trust and camaraderie in the neighborhood as a whole
Milan: The most well-stocked photography bookstore in Europe. Photos lose their identity as standalone works, a photo book is a book in which the principal message vehicle is the image.
Painting, photography and a collection of objects picked up around the world - or designed by the artistic duo who launched the Roman concept store founded on culture and memories from the past
Since 2015, Livreria Lello and Irmão has introduced an entry ticket worth three euros, which will become five within four years.
Any good bookseller knows their readers – not by following algorithms or the latest trends. In the era of Amazon independent bookstores are growing
The future of commerce is headed in two directions: niche and mass-market, whilst one bookstore transforms into a center of culture and commerce
An old unused kiosk rises to new life between art space and traditional bookstore. Four square meters and an argument about independent publishing