What is the best kind of shop? A cookbook shop of course
Books for Cooks, Notting Hill, London, UK
The Book Kitchen, Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia
Librairie Gourmande, Marché Jean-Talon, Montréal, Canada
The Cook-book store, Toronto, Canada
The Cookbook Stall, Reading Terminal Market, Philadelphia
Kitchen Arts and Letters, NYC, NY
And a list of some other shops around the world. Let me know if you have any recommendations.