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Gay BookStore in Washington, DC

One of the best places to find books, cards, magazines that's gay oriented. If your visiting... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2003
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A "Must Visit" for All GLBT Visitors

Lamda Rising Bookstore near Dupont Circle is one the best GLBT bookstores in the world. They have a... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2004
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Jun 30, 2010
“CLOSED on 24 Jan 2010”
Mar 20, 2004
“A "Must Visit" for All GLBT Visitors”
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A gay-oriented bookstore with an excellent collection of gay-themed literature.
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1625 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1013
Dupont Circle
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+1 202-462-6969
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Reviewed June 30, 2010

"The store closed its doors on January 24, 2010 following a 35 year run." -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lambda_Rising In December 2009, Maccubbin announced that Lambda Rising's two stores would be closing by January 2010. In his statement, Maccubbin said: The phrase "mission accomplished" has gotten a bad...More

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Reviewed March 20, 2004

Lamda Rising Bookstore near Dupont Circle is one the best GLBT bookstores in the world. They have a wide selection of books, magazines, cards, CD's and gifts for the GLBT community. It is a very welcoming store, and the service is very good. This is...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2004

This place never ceases to amaze me. I find something new every time I visit. If your idea of gay literature is limited to the "Alternative Lifestyles" shelf of your local Barnes & Noble, you've got a treat in store for you. I never dreamed...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2003

One of the best places to find books, cards, magazines that's gay oriented. If your visiting Washington, stop by Lambda Rising, Inc. pick up a free copy of the Washington Blade or Metro Weekly. Two resourses for what's happening where. Been going there for over...More

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