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Riverby Books

417 E. Capitol Street
Washington, DC

United States

(202) 543-4342; paulriverbybooks.com

Type: Bookstore — Not set

Web site: http://www.riverbybooks.com/dcstore.html

Description: Neighborhood used bookstore stocking 25,000 volumes; specialties include Washingtoniana and political writing. Open daily 10-6. Tea and cookies served each afternoon at 4:30 p.m.

Added by: dunyazade.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 35927

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Capitol Hill books is in a beautiful neighborhood in DC. The streets are lined with row houses and a lot of trees. I walked to this store from the Library of Congress. The store space is confined but neatly kept. Friendly helpful staff. Glad I visited this store.
May 2013 by galacticus
This place is the quintessential "little shop around the corner," alone on Capitol Hill as an independent seller of new books now that Trover is gone. It's charming and really deserves to be treasured; worth a wander off the beaten path during your next DC visit...
February 2010 by kimsbooks

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