429 Greenwich Street Penthouse @ Tribeca
A library takes a direct hit in London during the blitz, and people still come to check out books!
La Storia della Terra (Marble, Granite, Quartz) by Kubach-Wilmsen Team Location: National Public Library La Storia della Terra, which means The Story of the Earth, is a 20 foot tower of stone books commissioned by Judy and Noah Liff. The sculpture was created near Mainz, Germany by the Kubach-Wilmsen Team. There are 26 books, one for each letter of the alphabet. The stones - granite, marble, and quartz - come from all over the world. Five continents are represented. www.library.nashville.org
The Bodleian Library, Oxford. It has 120 miles of occupied shelving, 29 reading rooms and 2,490 places for readers. Sounds exactly like my kind of place ♥