Thierry W. Despont said of the library he created in a Georgian Revival house, also of his making, in Toronto, Canada. The library’s baronial design, a riff on the domed hall of Palladio’s Villa Capra.
prior caption: "i want a bookcase so big and filled, it requires a ladder. also, filled with only used books. that's the dream!" which i guess is less of a dream because at this point all i need is the ladder.
Trinity College Library (the 'Long Room'), Dublin. There has been a library at the College ever since it was founded (in but the Long Room was not begun until Completed in it is the largest library in Ireland, containing books.