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Dean

Nice book shop in Como, went there looking for a couple of books for my daughter back in Australia... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
therover0027
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Adelaide, Australia
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Fine book store in a great historical building

Has one of the oldest buildings in Como, built during medieval times, this is a must do visit. It´s... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2016
Polskiman
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8 Jun 2017
“Dean”
17 Aug 2016
“Fine book store in a great historical building”
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Nice book shop in Como, went there looking for a couple of books for my daughter back in Australia who studies Italian language. Picked up the two Harper Lee books, after some kind help from the sales assistant, who gift wrapped them for me.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Has one of the oldest buildings in Como, built during medieval times, this is a must do visit. It´s a place filled with details and history and it's amazing it still exists. The book store is quite nice and has 3 floors full of books....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent library in a small plaza in the historical center of Como. Offers a good variety of books and periodicals. Go up the stairs to visit the upper floors and observe the old walls from the original building.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

apart from being a very fine bookstore, you should visit it because it's located on three floors of one of the oldest buildings in the historic centre of Como, right in front of basilica di San Fedele...

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 28 October 2015

It's a lovely old library. good to spend time just reading a book or day dreaming by yourself. also do note that most books are in italian.

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

Most people folk famous book stores like Shakespeare & Co in Paris but an old Italian book store has some charm of its own. (not denying that Shakespeare.. is a lovely store as well). The staff is very friendly. Most books are Italian though :s

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

And helpful staff! This is located in a really old building in one of Como's most picturesque piazze!

Date of experience: September 2013
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