Albertine

Bookstore
Upper East Side, New York
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  • JP
    JPAugust 11
    Gorgeous ceiling mural modeled after the starry sky painting created by Franz Stuck. Worth visiting.
  • Ilia M.
    Ilia MJanuary 6
    Gourgeous space (second floor is amazing) with some great finds. Check out the graphic novels.
  • PureWow
    PureWowNovember 29, 2016
    Francophiles and bibliophiles alike will find plenty to love at this charming Upper East Side bookshop--inside a landmarked mansion--dedicated to titles from French-speaking countries. Read more
  • Madeline M.
    Madeline McDavidApril 10, 2016
    Gorgeous bookstore with a wonderful selection of books in French and French books in English translation. Awesome cultural events in the evening.
  • Hillary N.
    Hillary NMarch 24, 2016
    Beautiful, a hidden gem.
  • Amy N.
    Amy N.February 29, 2016
    As far as I know, the only French bookstore in NYC at the moment. Beautiful building, too. Definitely worth a trip!
  • Jastine K.
    Jastine KhoOctober 23, 2015
    Don't forget to look up! Beautiful ceiling
  • Gi E.
    Gi EdgingtonAugust 26, 2015
    Absolutely lovely bookshop!
  • Geoffroy B.
    Geoffroy BablonApril 15, 2015
    Don't forget to check out the second floor, with its gorgeous ceiling, comfortable armchairs, and full collection of bandes dessinées.
  • Joanna R.
    Joanna RooneyMarch 9, 2015
    Beautiful French bookstore.
  • Jessie J.
    Jessie JiOctober 16, 2014
    New French library!
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