Bookstore chain Feltrinelli is undergoing a period of expansion and renovation in Rome, with the second wing of the megastore at Largo di Torre Argentina due to open in early Dec. After the relocation of most of its 70,000 books into the revamped 800-sqm space next door in July, the old store is now also set to reopen after major renovation work. The resulting 2,000-sqm venue is on two floors and will sell music, toys, DVDs, videogames and stationery, as well as books. It will also feature an expanded section selling books and guides in foreign languages. It has an exhibition space and a caf operational since 19 Nov. For information tel. 0668663001, www.lafeltrinelli.it.

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