Posted on July 24, 2015 8:11 am in All Places

No Longer Getting Lost at the Strand (

When I was in my twenties, I went often to the Strand Bookstore, less to buy books than to discover them: the hardcover by an author I’d read about but never read; the tattered, out-of-print paperback that had been mentioned, obscurely, somewhere.

3 responses to No Longer Getting Lost at the Strand

  1. Katrina Lykes
    Katrina Lykes July 24th, 2015 at 8:56 am

    This makes me quite sad. I will have to stop by and check out the new configuration.


  2. steph melfi February 7th, 2020 at 5:46 pm

    Does anyone have a picture of what the strand looked like before the redo?


    • Anthony February 7th, 2020 at 6:42 pm

      I don’t. I’m looking for one now. Let’s see what we can find. THANKS!