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Walter Calesso Library, the world inside a building

It may not be the most famous library in the world but Walter Calesso Library is for sure one of the best international book's collection in Canada. Located in downtown Vancouver, Walter Calesso Library is situated inside of the oldest building of the city, The Venture House. We will talk later on about the building but we cannot mention this library without saying anything about its founder: Ignatius Kent. Born In New Orleans in 1945, this journalist spent years collecting books from around the world, mostly first editions of books printed within the last two centuries.

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