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Great book store right in town chock-ful of interesting selections

During a recent trip to Staunton, Va. we happened on the Black Swan Book Store conveniently located... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Mary L
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New York
Interesting Book Store

This is a neat book store. It is a nice place to bring people who are visiting from out of town... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
Markandmetogether
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Staunton, VA
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Jul 19, 2018
“Great book store right in town chock-ful of interesting selections”
Jan 5, 2018
“Interesting Book Store”
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1 E Beverley St, Staunton, VA 24401-4467
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Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is a fine new/used bookstore for this small town. There are items that would be of interest to almost anyone who visits. We found a cook book we could not resist and also a scholarly work on Biblical manuscript that is in the Vatican...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2018

During a recent trip to Staunton, Va. we happened on the Black Swan Book Store conveniently located on E. Beverly Street, around the corner from our hotel. We ended up spending over an hour there, looking at the many selections in so many categories and...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed January 5, 2018

This is a neat book store. It is a nice place to bring people who are visiting from out of town. They seem to enjoy it.

Thank Markandmetogether
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Very pleasant layout where old books feel new again. Nicely curated where you feel every book is a winner.

Thank Jen J
Reviewed September 21, 2016

You get a good feeling as soon as you walk into this used book store. It's wide open, very clean, no books stacked up in the aisles, and no what I call filler books. Some places will put any old book on the shelves to...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed September 6, 2016

A smaller size used book store offering a nice selection. Books are arranged by general category and include a childrens section. Some seating available if you want to puruse a potential purchase. This is definitely not one of those "books by the mile" stores. Instead...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I found a book with the life story of Woody Guthrie and a rare book on Bob Dylan. My wife found a perfect cookbook with Xmas recipes. The staff is friendly and helpfull.

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Did a quick side trip here from Lexington. Dropped in here and was very impressed. Substantive collection and selection, great ambience and professional service. Found a few books that I didn't need but an attractive and reasonable price point made them an irresistible choice for...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2016

Such a great shop! Beautifully and thoughtfully arranged, this book store isn't trying to make a killing on it's merchandise. Their philosophy is that they would much rather get books into the hands of those that appreciate them than make a buck. Very refreshing! Lovely...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is a fine new/used bookstore for this small town. There are items that would be of interest to almost anyone who visits. We found a cook book we could not resist and also a scholarly work on Biblical manuscript that is in the Vatican...More

1  Thank Jack D
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