Bookman's Alley

1712 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Book Dealers-used & Rare, Book Dealers-retail

Customer Reviews (5 reviews)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Mar 06, 2006
This is a small store located in a tiny alley in downtown Evanston. It is a cozy and beautifully decorated store with a good collection of rare and new books. The store also has antiques, and other artictic items. A nice... (more)

Michele M.

on Judys Book Nov 15, 2005
This out of the way bookstore is a gem. Located in the rear of the 1712 Sherman building it tends to get overlooked by passersby. To find it, keep a look out for the alley, hence the name Bookman's Alley. Prices are... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Oct 26, 2005
This is a small bookstore located in an alley across sherman avenue. You get used books at reasonable prices. You also get different types of book binding done here. (more)

Andrew S.

on Judys Book Aug 09, 2005
Bookman's Alley is located where one would think - in an alley. It's location is probably one of the worst parts about it - the alley it's located in is very dirty and dimly lit, and is even pretty scary as it gets dark. The... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 13, 2003
<b>The Scene</b><br>If strolling through Bookman's Alley makes you feel as though some eccentric, erudite great uncle has emptied his attic for a garage sale, it might be because the shop is indeed located in a... (more)

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