Maybe it was in its decrepit twilight, but I found Gotham forbiddingly hostile and risibly pompous. Despite a rich inventory, I spent as little money as possible on my sole visit and vowed never to return. I shed no tear on learning of its humiliating and predictable demise.

Gotham Book Mart side one with lots of fawning quotes by famous people

Gotham Book Mart side two with more fawning quotes by famous people

Robert V @rnv