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Oblong Books and Music

26 Main St, Millerton, NY 12546-5166
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Awesome little bookstore

Oblong have two branches, one in Millerton the other in Rhinebeck, and both just have a great local... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Talal J
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New York City, New York
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Please keep adult themed sayings away from the front counter-door

I'm glad to see that I'm not the only one who noticed the dish towels. It may be funny to some but... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Spring2life
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
7 Jul 2017
“Oblong Books in Rhinebeck”
7 Feb 2018
“Awesome little bookstore”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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26 Main St, Millerton, NY 12546-5166
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Oblong have two branches, one in Millerton the other in Rhinebeck, and both just have a great local bookstore feel with a friendly staff, plenty of comfortable chairs to peruse books and a children's section. They also have celebrity appearances on a somewhat regular basis...More

1  Thank Talal J
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

I'm glad to see that I'm not the only one who noticed the dish towels. It may be funny to some but to people with young children who read it's terrible and shows no class. I have been an oblong shopper for years but thankfully...More

Thank Spring2life
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I have been an Oblong member for many years. I was dismayed to see this dishtowel display adjacent to the front door of the store at child eye level. I don't think it is appropriate for children to see slogans like "Your doing f***ing great"...More

2  Thank X4979YYroberts
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

I went to the one in Rhinebeck and enjoyed it. They have chairs to sit on to browse through books. Staff is nice. It is a mellow place to be. good books, good music.

Thank travelagogo2016
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

When visiting the quant village of Millerton with family or friends we always stop in Oblong Books. A great store with a good selection of books and music. Two floors filled with the books you are looking for. They also have a great children's section...More

Thank peacefullpete
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Good place for browsing and finding good travel books about the area, big children's Deparment,gifts, toys

Thank mcmc1225
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Interesting local bookstore - easy to navigate - helpful book selections - upstairs 'sale'' area with great 'finds' - friendly folks

Thank andrea685
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

I love to read and this unique book store has all the best sellers along with some great finds...they have the classics to children's books and if by chance they don't have something you're looking for they happily get it for you in a day...More

Thank Thia T
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

While in town for the holidays my sister and I stopped in to spend time together like we used to as kids. Oblong kids has since changed a bit since the '90's, but we still enjoy visiting and seeing all the neat items for sale....More

Thank Love2bLocal
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

we heard from author discussing her new book at THe White Hart Inn and decided to visit the bookstore in Millerton the next day...Excellent choices of books and an extremely helpful staff

Thank nancy688
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