Back when book design was beautiful !
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.
Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts book covers
Other books Throne of Glass Eruption Remake The Guardian Watchmen on the Tower Boyd K Packer
Read & Watch
Bookshop Window by Garry Knight. A librarian's window-shopping. Vitrine d'une librairie par Garry Knight. Le lèche-vitrine vu par une documentaliste !
Stories of Strange Women Published 1906 by J. Long . Written in English.
Old books. Beautiful binding. Vintage textures. (Cooking, Stepping Heavenward, God's Word...)
Vintage & Old-Fashioned Goodness
Brace Yourselves The Library's Book Sale is Coming meme
The Librarian's List
70 Favorite Chapter Books for Boys – a lot of them are available as audio books and were listened to that way while playing. A lot of the classics, as well as treasures discovered through friends, antique stores, and thrift stores.