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Australian bookshop tour: Petrarch’s Bookshop

Petrarch’s Bookshop first opened its doors in 1985. With a large focus on Tasmanian books, the family-owned general bookshop has become a cornerstone for the Launceston community. Petrarch's is owned and operated by the Durkin family. Peter Durkin began his bookselling career sweeping the floors at Birchall’s Bookshop in Devonport....

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