Paris Latin Quarter booksellers feel the squeeze

Paris Latin Quarter booksellers feel the squeeze

Battered by Covid and online sales, one of Paris's best-known book sellers Gibert Jeune is to shut up shop in the city's historic literary and intellectual heart, a stone's throw from the banks of the Seine where the family-owned firm started out over 130 years ago.

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‘Confessions of the flesh’: French philosopher’s book to finally be published

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10 of the best novels about life in rural France (apart from A Year in Provence)

Parisian book lover fined for leaving novel on the street for another reader

Parisian book lover fined for leaving novel on the street for another reader

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Why French children’s books might keep grown ups awake at night

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The best books about Paris you need to read

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Novel about killer nanny wins France’s top literary gong

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Harry Potter fans to open ‘Hogwarts’ at French chateau

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Finally! French fans go mad for Harry Potter translation

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16 things you almost certainly didn’t know about France

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Harry Potter play in English tops France’s best-seller list

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Paris bookshop to print books on demand ‘in minutes’

French mogul sells books for AIDs research

French mogul sells books for AIDs research

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Sales of books on Islam rocket in France

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Book-making machines star at French fair

Apple lifts ban on French book with nude cover

Apple lifts ban on French book with nude cover

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US writer wins top French literary prize

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GALLERY: The ten best books about France

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French minister: Amazon ‘destroys’ bookshops

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Ex-minister sues over Trierweiler affair claim

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Biology teacher wins France’s top literary prize

Founder of famed Paris English bookshop dies

Founder of famed Paris English bookshop dies

Oscar Wilde’s Paris tomb made safe from dangerous kisses

Oscar Wilde’s Paris tomb made safe from dangerous kisses

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Author sets up residence in bookstore window

Austerity tax could ‘kill off’ French bookstores

Austerity tax could ‘kill off’ French bookstores