The Left Bank Books at 17 8th Avenue on West 12th Street. Photo Credit: thepenguinblog.typepad.com
Opening Hours: Daily: 11AM - 8PM
Phone: (347) 625-1995
There are few traditional bookstores left in the city, yet Left Bank Books at West Village still retains that air of a traditional bookshop, complete with wooden panelling and towering shelves. For the best of first edition prints and signed rarities, Left Bank Books is the best option.