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Address: 8 Elm St, Route 92, Machias, ME 04654-1411
Phone Number: +1 207-255-9058

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VERY INFORMATIVE OWNER..MORE Than just BOOKS!

EH! This owner has lotsa GREAT books and Postcards, and what an informative person. He gave us all kinds of travel tips for the area, as well as in to the "COUNTY" and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 July 2015
diegomachias
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Machias, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

EH! This owner has lotsa GREAT books and Postcards, and what an informative person. He gave us all kinds of travel tips for the area, as well as in to the "COUNTY" and Canada! He generously offered us a ted iced and also lots of information in addition to just traveling the area. He is a former Buckeye, also, and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Jim is an awesome dude. I pulled into the driveway and up to his barn out back where the the books were. As I walked in, he came out of the back door of the house and asked if I wanted some sun tea. Never seen the guy in my life! We talked about our home state of Ohio and... More 

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Machias, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2012

GREAT BOOK SHOPPE!~! VERY helpful owner.....He is not there Sunday mornings we learned, at Church. God Bless

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2009

WHAT A GREAT BOOK SHOPPE! And LOTS & LOTS more! Plus the owner has lots if TRAVEL information and will ALWAYS assist you in any way possible with the history that abounds here!

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