Bibliothèque de la Librairie des Carrés

Librairie des Carrés

We specialise in travel and exploration, science and technology, architecture, gardening and agriculture, illustrated books, literature, decorative bindings, history and rare books.

We are open all year round by appointment.

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Our latest addition has arrived safely. Catalogue n°39 containing 316 books covering Science and Technology, Travel, Literature and Illustrated books, Children's books, History and Varia… is now available. You can consult and download it by going to the "Catalogues published" section on this site.

After the "Olympe de Gouges" Paris book fair at the end of November, where we were delighted to meet some of our faithful customers, we have several dates for your diary in 2018:
• Le Livre et ses Métiers d'Art, at the Nobis priory in Montreuil-Bellay (49260), 24th- 25th February 2018
• Salon des Antiquités et Collections, at the Parc Expo d'Orléans (45000), from 9th to 12th March
• Rare Books and Fine Art Fair at the Grand Palais in Paris from 13th to 15th April.

In the meantime, don't hesitate to pay us a little visit in Anjou, to discover all our stock, and delicious environment.
With our very best wishes for Christmas and the New Year, and looking forward to seeing you in 2018.

Jean-Pierre & Sue Fouques

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