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The New York Public Library will be closed September 5th through September 7th in observance of Labor Day.

The Outlet: LITERARY ARTIFACTS: The New Curiosity Shop


Just across from the New York Public Library’s brightly-lit gift shop is another kind of shop altogether: a windowless room full of dark-grained wood and locked glass cases containing priceless treasures. This modern-day cabinet of curiosities is the “Charles Dickens: The Key to Character” exhibit. 



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