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Black Swan Books

505 E Maxwell St, Lexington, KY 40502-6433
+1 859-252-7255
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Fantastic Book Shop

Black Swan houses an amazing selection of books...rare, used and new. Mr. Courtney has an in-depth... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
RPBMSZ
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Bernardsville, NJ
Out of It Book Store Owner

Worth going out of your way if not to far. Plenty of books to look at. The owner is an item in... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
sleepercarChicago_Il
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Chicago, Il
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6 Nov 2017
“Fantastic Book Shop”
13 May 2017
“Out of It Book Store Owner”
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505 E Maxwell St, Lexington, KY 40502-6433
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Black Swan houses an amazing selection of books...rare, used and new. Mr. Courtney has an in-depth knowledge of Kentucky writers (all writers, really). Worth a visit. Nice selection of Wendell Berry books, poetry, etc.

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Worth going out of your way if not to far. Plenty of books to look at. The owner is an item in his self. Knowledgeable on more book subjects than most store owners. Near KU campus.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This shop, located on the Woodland Triangle, is unassuming from the outside, but step through the door and you'll be amazed at the size of the collection. I stopped in on a walking tour of the neighborhood and was so glad that I did. It's...More

Thank Maria R
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

I'm always on the lookout for bookstores of any kind , and we stumbled upon this place by accident while in Lexington for the day. Architecturally and decor wise, it was beautifully laid out and maintained. Seemed to have a good assortment of titles on...More

Thank boonies4me
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