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Herridge Books

11 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7427
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Wall-to-wall books of all kinds

Used bookstores are a perpetual source of happiness for me, even as I have stacks and stacks of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
An Invitation to Dedicated Readers and Browsers

The "Open" sign in the window is an invitation to an intriguing search for used books in the heart... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Alexandria, VA
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1 week ago
“Wall-to-wall books of all kinds”
29 Jun 2016
“An Invitation to Dedicated Readers and Browsers”
11 Main St, Wellfleet, MA 02667-7427
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Used bookstores are a perpetual source of happiness for me, even as I have stacks and stacks of "to-read" that I'll likely never get through. Herridge Books hits all the marks: every imaginable subject matter, well-organized, wall-to-wall stacks, multiple floors, good music being played, friendly...More

Thank WDC_DC
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The "Open" sign in the window is an invitation to an intriguing search for used books in the heart of Wellfleet. Tightly packed into two stories of an old house, the collection is nicely divided into a variety of categories that are sure to entice...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I'll admit it, I generally prefer new bookstores. I find that too many used bookstores are limited in stock and I quickly get frustrated by the haphazard nature. It's not them.....its me. But this bookstore is in good order and has so many titles and...More

Thank Brendan N
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Fun to peruse. Lots of books. Has that delightful old bookstore smell. Prices are a bit high for used books.

Thank Jeleson315
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Not counting the beach, this is my favorite place on the Cape! Huge selection of books, and I seem to always find things I never even thought of. You can easily get lost in browsing, and the shop itself is so cozy and packed with...More

Thank Kristina A
Reviewed 13 July 2015

There are so few "real" book stores left nowadays, and this one is not to be missed by any book lover visiting the Cape. Hundreds of used books at reasonable prices; it's a joy just to browse and discover.

Thank willowsong
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Faced with the decline in reading throughout America, the small, independent bookstore has gradually become a relic in many towns and cities. Herridge has stayed open and continues to thrive with a small, but dedicated cadre of clients who can find just the right books...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Herridge Books has every book ever written! No, but it seems to have everything you were ever interested in reading and couldn't find. And a lot of books you had no interest in reading until you discovered it on a dusty shelf in the basement...More

1  Thank dee492015
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

I went in just to browse and found treasure. The staff was wonderful and was a breath of fresh air. If you dig you will find treasures! Worth a stop for any bibliophile.

Thank Jodiesmail
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