The city’s iconic bookstore—once owned by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the renowned Beat Generation poet—is still going strong. The three-level store is particularly good for art, poetry, and political paperbacks, though it also carries more mainstream books. Open daily 10am to midnight.
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City Lights Booksellers & Publishers
261 Columbus Ave (at Broadway)
Our Rating Phone 415/362-8193 Web site City Lights Booksellers & Publishers