Pride and Prejudice

Favorite book AND a peacock? Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen, illustrated by Hugh Thomson, 1894


The miniature book 'Slovo o polku Igoreve' (english – The Tale of Igor’s Campaign) - Miniature books by Guinness Record artist Anatoly Konenko.

Wicked Witch of the East bookmark.

Wicked Witch Bookmark- Wizard of Oz Inspired - Wonderful Gift, Birthday - Fun and Unique Bookmarks by Gabym

A Teenage Emily Dickinson's Careful Collection of Dried Flowers

A Teenage Emily Dickinson's Careful Collection of Dried Flowers

These are pages from Emily Dickinson’s herbarium, or homemade book of pressed plant specimens. Assembled when Dickinson was a student at Amherst Academy, the book holds 65 pages of plants - 400 total.

The only downside to finding a really good book to read is that it will be over…

You Must Solve a Puzzle to Turn Every Page in This Beautiful Wooden Book

Puzzle designer Brady Whitney’s Codex Silenda. Even though the wooden book only has five pages, you’ll need to solve a complex mechanical puzzle on each one before you can turn to the next.

16th century Irish horseman

"Irish horseman, from the Book of the de Burgos. This late century document contains a genealogical history of the Burke family (after MS Historia et Genealogia Familiae de Burgo)" as published by Irish Archaeology.


Fyodor Dostoevsky Draws Elaborate Doodles In His Manuscripts

The Overlook Hotel — Stanley Kubrick’s personal copy of Stephen King’s...

the-overlook-hotel: “ Stanley Kubrick’s personal copy of Stephen King’s novel, The Shining. This well-worn book, now housed in the Stanley Kubrick Archive in London, is filled with Kubrick’s notes and.


Wildwood Chronicles- A children's fantasy book authored by Colin Meloy (of the Decemberists) and illustrated by his wife, Carson Ellis. It's based around Portland, OR.

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Encore -- The girl who circumnavigated Fairyland in a ship of her own making / Catherynne Valente ; with illustrations by Ana Juan.


Cannabis variety Voynich Manuscript partially decoded, text is not a hoax, scholar finds