Voltaire & Rousseau

Voltaire & Rousseau
12–14 Otago Lane, Glasgow, G12 8PB
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A silent, dusty, temple to the pleasures of reading, Voltaire and Rousseau represents second hand book-shopping in its most perfect form . Piles upon piles upon piles of books, arranged in only the vaguest semblance of order, spill out from the shelves onto the floor and colonise furniture and browsers who stand still for too long. To be avoided by obsessive compulsives, or anyone who gets a little bit anal about cleanliness. To be cherished by everyone else.

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