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Leonardo da Vinci Bookstore

Avenida Rio Branco, 185 | Subsolo, lojas 2, 3 e 4, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-007, Brazil
+55 21 2533-2237
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Não perca essa livraria

Absolutely fantastic and amazing bookstore with incredible range of books, especially hard-to-find... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2015
Barrianne B
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New York City, New York
Reasonable choice of English books in large academic bookstore

Located very close to Caroica Metro station. It is on the basement floor of a small shopping... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2012
Mark L
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Brighton
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20 May 2015
“Não perca essa livraria”
1 Dec 2012
“Reasonable choice of English books in large academic bookstore”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Avenida Rio Branco, 185 | Subsolo, lojas 2, 3 e 4, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-007, Brazil
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+55 21 2533-2237
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

Absolutely fantastic and amazing bookstore with incredible range of books, especially hard-to-find works in Portuguese on leftist and sociological and anthropological topics.

Thank Barrianne B
Reviewed 1 December 2012

Located very close to Caroica Metro station. It is on the basement floor of a small shopping centre on the north-east corner of Avenidas Barroso and Branco. It was open on a Saturday morning despite the area being much quieter than weekdays. The section on...More

3  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 13 June 2012

My family and I stopped by the Da Vinci book store at 185 Rio Branco, Centro. We were looking for childrens books for my daughter. The staff was so helpful. One women talked to us in English and called other bookstores to find a greater...More

4  Thank Adam B
Reviewed 1 April 2006

I had been travelling to Brazil on and off for 20+ years. Usually I brought my own books purchased in airport departure shops, or bought a quickie in the hotel shops. Suddenly in 1997 I found my self moving to Brazil and setting up my...More

9  Thank DIEGO M
Reviewed 16 February 2006

This is certainly the best bookstore in Rio de Janeiro and probably the best in the whole of Brazil. It has a wide range of books in major foreign languages, an excellent scholarly section, as well as a complete selection of books relevant to Brazil,...More

4  Thank bfmutrecht
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