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East Village

Four Decades of Literature at St Mark’s Bookshop

In 1977, five men were working at a failing bookstore on St Mark’s Place when they decided to pool what little money they had and launch their own venture. Nearly

Shops

Giftshop Struggles to Stay Afloat

Rudy worries. In fact, he keeps  a jar full of them. Right next to a cash register in his tiny East Village shop, sits a large glass jar brimming with