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Waterstone's Boston USA

26 Exeter Street
Boston, MA

United States

Status: Defunct

Type: Bookstore — Not set

Description: Closed, after a fire, in 1999. I was inspired to add it after finding the Facebook group Waterstone's Boston stole my youth. I never worked there either, but it stole my youth too.

Added by: timspalding.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 37625

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It was a wonderful bookstore with a great reading series and I was able to take B&W photographs of many of the authors;) remember the reopening after the fire! There's lots of waterstones in Uk (they were taken over by wh smith for a while I believe)
Was reminded of Waterstones after attending my local library book sale the other day as well as going through prints of the authors
May 2016 by maproot
oh! Sorry to hear about the fire also.
October 2009 by thedentist
I, too, do not recall a fire. I do recall that Waterstones shut it down and decided its only American presence would be in airports.

it was a great bookstore in the brief time it was here.
July 2009 by edtallent
Waterstone's Boston was quite something. I didn't know about the fire; so sorry to hear.
April 2009 by catnap104

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