Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (First American Edition) from Royal Books.

I had a farm in Africa.Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (First American Edition) from Royal Books.

Secret Life of Bees....loved this book..

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd. Set in the American South in the year of the Civil Rights Act and intensifying racial unrest, Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Life of Bees is a powerful.

The mini series is great too

Alex Haley traces his African ancestors.a remarkable journey good book, good movie series

Book from 1489 by Johann Herolt

Beautiful binding - Quadragesimale Discipuli, 1489 Johann Herolt This is beautiful.

Out of Africa - one of my mother's favorites and also one of mine...."the cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea"

“Out of africa: Karen Blixen “If I know a song of Africa, of the giraffe and the African new moon lying on her back, of the plows in the fields and the sweaty faces of the coffee pickers,.

Pillars of the Earth-Great historical fiction, and the engineer in me loved the detailed descriptions of building techniques used hundreds of years ago!

Pillars of the Earth - Ken Follett.my all-time favorite book!

I love old books. They seem to carry memories of days gone by <3

First Edition of the Nuremberg Chronicle, the Greatest Illustrated Book of the Fifteenth Century [Hartmann - Available at 2012 October Rare Books.

A great pattern for a child's room, potentially.  I love the gender neutral color balance that gives a vintage yet fun feel.  First Modern Library edition

Gorgeous vintage copy of Out of Africa. 'I had a farm in Africa at the foot of the Ngong Hills.' One of the best opening lines ever.

Coralie Bickford Smith - F. Scott Fitzgerald Anniversary Editions for Penguin Books

The Very Best of Book Cover Design

Art Deco The Great Gatsby Cover - 2010 - Penguin Hardback Classics Cover by Coralie Bickford Smith - Iconic novel by F.