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Literary Tourists are a hard breed to define. Some like to visit places that appear in novels, others to walk along the footpaths that inspired great poems. Some go on pilgrimages to honour their favorite authors. Others seek out the book itself. They go to rare book libraries and antiquarian bookstores, thrilling to the touch [...]

The Pilgrim Reader, Combermere This oasis in the wilds of Eastern Ontario contains a great selection of books, old and newer, rare and popular. Particulary strong in religion. Instead of investing their money in the stock market, the owners built this store next to their home, and are very glad they did so. Book Bazaar, [...]