Abraxus Books, one of my favorite used bookstores in Seattle, is closing and everything is 50% off. Their shop is in a building that’s going to be torn down and they have to vacate by February 12th.
Abraxus Books has a very large and deep inventory of high-quality used books in many fields. It’s a great place for browsing, as I always find interesting and unusual books that I haven’t seen in other bookstores. Yesterday I spent two hours browsing and never made it out of their excellent and extensive history sections– I left when I reached the limit of what I could carry on the bus. I’ll be back, and I recommend that you visit before they close.
Their address is 524 1st Ave. N. (in lower Queen Anne near Seattle Center), and their new hours are:
- Tuesday through Friday, 12 noon to 8pm
- Saturday, 11am to 8pm
- Sunday, 12 noon to 6pm
- Monday, closed