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College Street (Boi Para)

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Address: Kolkata, India
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Good place for book enthusiasts. If you are a exotic book lover then this is the place to be on कोलकाता.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place for book enthusiasts. If you are a exotic book lover then this is the place to be on कोलकाता.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Largest book market in west bengal.It is in central kolkata.You can find all types of books in the world.If you are book lover it is the best place for you.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love books..then it is best place to be in. you name a book. you will get it. you love to part of history and culture then Indian coffee house is there at this street for food that kicks your intellectual corner and of course who will forget about the presidency campus...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

where or you can buy or sell any type of book ,but mainy for college students and specical for wbut organiser

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KOLKATA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

roughly it is an ideal place to buy books and reading materials for any purpose.A place where you can get books for any field and an lucrative discounts offered on every purchase.All publication houses of India has its sole agency for selling their books etc. If you have time- don't forget to visit COFFEE HOUSE

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The foot-path shops used to sell old books but collection is very good at a cheaper rate. New books are available in permanent shops. Very old and nostalgic place for book lovers.

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Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the right place for book lovers and of course students. All stream books and almost all writers books are available here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

College street or more popularly known as college para is the nerve centre for the college students. Books of all types old new are available there. You will be spoilt for choices. Presidency University and the Hindu school are the two oldest educational institutions are located there. Even the coffee house is there. It reminds you of the old world... More 

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Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an open Book Fair with variety of Books Novels & Magazines etc. all the area is displayed with the different Book Stalls. In other words, It is a real Book Lovers Heaven. One could really Enjoy the place by roaming and watching different types of Books.

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Kolkata, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Books, books n books all around but chaos reigns. One has to really muscle his way out, at times. The layout of the market and shops is not conducive for browse n buy. One has to be careful not to get fleeced by way of old editions, missing pages etc.

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