Grolier Poetry Bookshop

Books in Cambridge

Founded in 1927, Grolier is the oldest – and perhaps the most famous – poetry bookstore in the US. Over the years, TS Eliot, ee cummings, Marianne Moore and Allen Ginsberg have all passed through these doors. Today Grolier continues to foster young poets and poetry readers. Besides selling written poetry and recordings, the store hosts readings and festivals.