The first time I went here, it was staffed by the most elegant looking man I've seen in many years. He was dressed in a suit, like a bookie out a WW2 era movie.

West Side Book Shop
113 West Liberty Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 995-1891

Books I bought here:

  • Junichiro Tanizaki's The Key

  • Jean Levi's The Chinese Emperor

  • Arthur Miller's Chinese Encouters, with photography by wife Inge Morath

  • Graham Greene's Our Man in Havana