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Harvard Book Store

4 star rating 12 Reviews

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1256 Massachusetts AveCambridge, MA 02138

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA -  BeantownGal

    Reviews: 60

    Boo.
    BeantownGal (60 reviews)
    7/17/2008

    This place is totally lousy. Just cause it says Harvard on it doesn't make it good. The staff are bratty and snooty; their selection is completely average and their stuff is overpriced. Boo.

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Christina M.

    Christina M.

    an indie favorite
    Christina M. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    5/16/2006

    Besides being a Cambridge landmark, The Harvard Book Store offers a great selection and helpful service with the satisfaction of supporting a local, i...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Jack  L.

    Jack L.

    Harvard Bookstore
    Jack L. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    4/24/2006

    Harvard Bookstore boasts the biggest shopping window of its kind in Harvard Square. You get more than the latest titles here. their speaker seriese...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Alison P.

    Alison P.

    Best Used Books Ever
    Alison P. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    3/19/2006

    Sure, the upstairs is an excellent indie bookstore with a carefully chosen selection, extensive remainders, academic books and art books. But the bas...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Erica R.

    Erica R.

    Harvard Book Store
    Erica R. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    10/12/2005

    Harvard Book Store is just one of the many bookstores in Harvard Square that are a must if you love books. Down the street the "heart" of the Square, ...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Lisa P.

    Lisa P.

    One of Harvard Square's Famous Book Stores!
    Lisa P. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    9/29/2005

    Harvard Square is famous for its academics (of course) and along with that, it is also famous for the ability one has when in Harvard Square to stroll...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Luke L.

    Luke L.

    good place for discounts on books
    Luke L. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    9/13/2005

    At Harvard Bookj Store, you can always find a good deal.The books outside on the table or just inside near the window, are at awesome discounts. E...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Michael S.

    Michael S.

    Great place -- a true independent
    Michael S. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    8/18/2005

    A wonderful independent bookstore. Wonderful used section downstairs, although the used prices have been creeping up over the years. One of the best...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Mary L.

    Mary L.

    Books
    Mary L. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    8/11/2005

    The service at this local bookselling landmark is excellent, the atmosphere inviting and the stock wide-ranging and full of unexpected and obscure tre...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Amy B.

    Amy B.

    One of the best
    Amy B. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    7/28/2005

    Harvard Bookstore is one of the best independent bookstores in Harvard Square. There are a few big rooms with a wide variety of books. You can find ne...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Susan n.

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    Susan n. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    7/15/2005

    Great for shopping for used books if you know you don't care and want to save some moolah. The staff are cooperative in helping find books you are loo...

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  • Harvard Book Store - Cambridge, MA - Gordon S.

    Gordon S.

    Harvard Square's Remaining Great Bookstore
    Gordon S. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    2/25/2005

    Now that Wordsworth is no longer with us (sniff, sniff), Harvard Book Store is my favorite in the Square.. And in some ways, to be fair, it was always...

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