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“You want books? look no further!!!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fundacao Livraria Esperanca

Fundacao Livraria Esperanca
156, Rua dos Ferreiros, Funchal, Madeira 9000 - 082, Portugal
+(351) 291221116
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Ranked #5 of 7 shopping in Funchal
Calheta, Portugal
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“You want books? look no further!!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Just off the Municipal square you will find this old bookshop. Really "bookshop" does not do it credit. On three floors with thousands of titles in many languages, rare editions, first editions, in modern parlance, a megastore is more like it! Very helpful staff will help you browse, or leave you to wander around alone. A little help is advisable. They have a web site and, despite the shelves and shelves of books and magazines, quite organised !

Give it a look, you won´t be disappointed! Don´t go in hungry, you could be a while!!

Visited April 2013
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Books galore”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Even if you do not understand Portuguese, this bookshop is worth a visit just for the enormity of it and the building is an old small palace, ceilings are beautiful.

Visited May 2013
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