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Oriental Culture Enterprises (Eastern Bookstore)

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Great source of Chinese books and maps

I found precisely the maps of China and Japan for which I long had been searching. If I ever have... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Cleveland, Ohio
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Ink, brush, and writing supplies

I went to this store specifically for writing supplies - ink, brushes and rice paper. They had a... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2016
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25 Dec 2017
“Great source of Chinese books and maps”
9 Feb 2016
“Ink, brush, and writing supplies”
Eastern Culture Bookstore (New York) was established in 1976 in Manhattan, New York City. The bookstore is one of the largest Chinese bookstores in the United States. We offer a large range of in English, Chinese and bilingual books as well as CDs...more
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13 Elizabeth St # 17, 2nd Floor, New York City, NY 10013-4803
+1 212-226-8461
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I found precisely the maps of China and Japan for which I long had been searching. If I ever have time to go back and relearn Chinese, I definitely shall stock up on Books here. A good source for Chinese-language learning materials for all ages,...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I went to this store specifically for writing supplies - ink, brushes and rice paper. They had a good selection of basic brushes, reasonably priced ink and simple pads of rice paper both plain and with guides. I first went to look at the Japanese...More

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Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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