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Rivendell Books - CLOSED

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Closed-- Gone But Not Forgotten

Now closed. This was a great bookstore, with lots of very good used and new books, with an... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2016
Montpelier, Vermont

It was great but it is now closed. It closed several years ago. It is out of business. It... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2016
Stephen M
Montpelier, Vermont
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Sep 12, 2016
“Closed-- Gone But Not Forgotten”
Apr 25, 2016
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

Now closed. This was a great bookstore, with lots of very good used and new books, with an emphasis on art, history, fiction, and the outdoors. They merged with Bear Pond Books, just across the street, which is a fine bookstore in its own rite....More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank MontpelierGuy
Reviewed April 25, 2016

It was great but it is now closed. It closed several years ago. It is out of business. It combined with Bear Pond Books in the same city of Montpelier Vermont.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Fairly large selection of new and used books, especially for the relativity small size of the store. Trading cards and equipment for role playing games also populated the isles in abundance. The graphic novel and comic book section itself was even better than many comic...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Miles T
Reviewed March 9, 2015

I love browsing through all the books at Rivendell Books. The customer service representatives are always helpful and seem really excited to research a book. It is always a great experience shopping here.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Sheryl L
Reviewed November 19, 2013

love this super cozy store. they have a great selection and the staff are extremely helpful. its great to see the businesses like this thrive while huge chain bookstores are failing. you will never get customer service as good as at a locally owned place...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed September 23, 2012

Rivendell is a very nice, local bookstore. They have a plethora of used books as well as new. They have a wide selection of titles and can order anything they don't already have. They buy used books from people in the community which is great...More

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Karate3455
Reviewed December 19, 2011

A little cramped in the aisles, but great selection of new and used books. Independent store - lots more fun and character than one of the big boxes. Helpful staff.

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank BellaBaggins
Reviewed November 15, 2011

It was an interesting bookshop that had a lot of things that I didn't think that they would have.

Date of experience: November 2011
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