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Librairie Van der Elst

Bortiergalerij 1
Brussel, BXL, 1000

Belgium

02 511 82 54

Type: Bookstore — used books

Description: Not far from the Galeries Royales, in Rue de la Madelaine, we find Galerie Bortier, another beautiful shopping arcade designed by architect Cluysenaer. Since its opening in 1848, Bortier has housed sellers of art, books, and music. Today, it is home to several art galleries and second-hand bookshops. Some of these, like Libraire Pierre Coumans, specialize in first editions, old and rare manuscripts, and antique prints and drawings. Libraire Van der Elst, located next to the entrance, also offers a good selection of fine arts and history books. Despite its architectural beauty, Bortier is much less popular with tourists, thus offering a quiet environment for bibliophiles to browse its many literary and artistic treasures.

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