Lille in northern France is home to a fabulous second hand book market. Held in the courtyard of the 17th Century Vielle Bourse right in the centre of the city it is a fabulous way to while an hour an or two.
See the book market Lille in photos:
The beautiful arched doorways to the inner courtyard are positioned in the centre of each of the four walls that enclose it.
A chess game in progress at the book market!
Read more about the Second hand book market in Lille
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