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This database of writerly destinations—places writers can visit for inspiration, to promote their writing, for research, and to discover community—includes historical sites, reading venues, literary collections, writing centers, and writers spaces. Save your selections to My P&W and populate a personal Google Map that can be used to plan reading tours and visits to literary meccas, or just to keep track of your favorite literary locales.

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Maxwell E. Perkins House New Canaan Connecticut

Built by Hiram Crissey in 1836, this Greek Revival house was home to Maxwell E. Perkins, the editor of Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and...

Politics and Prose Bookstore Washington District Of Columbia

Established in 1984, Politics and Prose is an independent bookstore and cafe in Washington D.C. The store hosts regular author events, readings,...

Idle Time Books Washington District Of Columbia

Open since 1981, Idle Time Books houses 50,000 used, recent, and out-of-print books, as well as greeting cards, newspapers, records, and CDs....

Capitol Hill Books Washington District Of Columbia

Capitol Hill Books is a used bookstore located on historic Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. with two floors of used books, first editions, and...

Riverby Books Washington District Of Columbia

Riverby Books is a used-book store located on Capitol Hill. The store's collection includes volume sets, rare books, and best-sellers. Open daily...

Second Story Books Washington District Of Columbia

Since Allan Stypeck purchased Second Story Books in 1973, it has grown to one of the largest used and rare bookstores in the world. Two locations...

The Lantern Washington District Of Columbia

The Lantern has been selling used and rare books since 1977. The selection is eclectic and contains an assortment of donated hardcovers,...

Cedar Hill: Frederick Douglass' Home Washington District Of Columbia

After Frederick Douglass escaped from slavery, he spent the rest of his life fighting for justice and equality for all people. Cedar Hill was...

The Catholic University of America: Rare Books and Special Collections Washington District Of Columbia

The Rare Books and Special Collections department of the Mullen Library at the Catholic University of America supports and enriches the...

Folger Shakespeare Library Washington District Of Columbia

Folger Shakespeare Library is home to the world's largest collection of Shakespeare materials, as well as major collections of other rare...

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