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The musty scent of an old book adds to the adventure you find within its' pages. I would love to take this candle in hand and wander down the long hallway toward the library.

Rainy days...

i love nothing more than a rainy day with a blanket, a cup of tea and a good book love this quote. it just kills me that its WRITTEN on a BOOK!


James Gurney shared this poster he did for New York is Book Country with Blown Covers. I can't find it on his sites, alas. Man, I want a flying book.

Getting close to the library in Beauty and the Beast.

Prunksaal Hofbibliothek Wien, State Hall of the Austrian National Library, Vienna, Austria

DIY: Maak zelf een boekklok / www.woonblog.be

DIY book clock This gave me the idea of putting hooks in the back of a "book box" and make a key cabinet out of it.

Book of Hours of Nicolas Blairie Amiens, 15thC.  Almond-shaped when closed, heart-shaped when opened.:

Century BOOK OF HOURS - Heart-Shaped When Opened The little book of hours of Amiens Nicolas Blairie, carefully written on a thin Ruling rose, but modestly decorated with some original.

only complaint is... wouldn't all the humidity damage the books?!

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