Libraries & Library Books
Love old libraries and everything about them. Books, vintage card catalogs, Librarians and even the Quiet signs!
35 books to read before they're 2014 movies!
Hand Crafted Black Leather Journal Illuminated Antique Print Gilded Spine $95
Rare and antique books line the shelves at Chetham Library, which was founded in 1653, making it the oldest public libary in the English speaking world in Manchester, England. Chetham's Library, which was established under the Will of Humphrey Chetham (1580-1653) and is the oldest surviving public library in Britain. Humphrey Chetham's Will stipulated that the Library should be 'for the use of schollars and others well affected'.
Illustrated Children's Book of Knights & Heroes includes art by Willy Pogany & Maud Mishka Petersham. $14.00