Sobyanin: 25 thousand books can be found on the book festival «bookseller»

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More than 25 thousand books, including rare books, literature in foreign languages and a large selection of theater can be found until October 20 in the capital on the shelves of the first urban book festival «bookseller» on Novy Arbat, said the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin.

Book festival kicked off on July 20. Earlier the participant of the festival bookseller Yuri Archers told reporters that the price of books vary from 50 to tens of thousands of rubles for antique items, but some publications can be borrowed for free at the library, which operates within the framework of the festival.

«Until 20 October on Novy Arbat is the first urban book festival «bookseller». On the shelves — more than 25 thousand books, including rare books, literature in foreign languages and a large selection of theatrical theme,» wrote the mayor on his page on the social network «Vkontakte».

In addition, Sobyanin added that in the framework of the book festival are performances, meetings with writers and master-classes.

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