Jumel Terrace Books
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Housed in a brownstone from 1891, this shop specializes in tomes on Africana, Harlem history and African American literature. You have to call ahead, but if you’re fascinated by rare books – and a rare opportunity to shop at a beautiful home – it’s worth it.