Jazz Institute of Chicago

Myopic Books

Welcome to Myopic Books

One of Chicago's oldest and
largest used bookstores, Myopic Books has three floors full of books,
an amount totaling over 80,000 editions.

We carry sections such as fiction, art, architecture, music, film,
philosophy, science, religion, pyschology, literary criticism,
mythology, children's, cooking, sci-fi, biography, and local
history/interest...and many more. Have a question? Give us a call at
(773) 862-4882.

Myopic also features a hand-picked selection of new titles, and a
special online inventory of unique, rare, and collectible books.

Located in the heart of Wicker Park. We serve coffee -- and we are conveniently open until 1AM most days of the week.

Online Store Feature

Myopic has a special online inventory of unique, rare, and collectible
books. Browse, search, and purchase from this inventory here.

Book Buying Hours

We buy books on Fridays from 6pm to 10pm, and Saturdays from 11am to 6pm. We do not buy outside of these times, NO EXCEPTIONS.
For more information about selling us your books- visit our Book buying Info Page

Upcoming events @ Myopic Books

Jayve Montgomery, Clifton IngramMonday, June 16, 2008 - 8:30pm
Marc Riordan, Brian Labycz, Jeff KimmelMonday, June 30, 2008 - 8:30pm

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