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  • Raphaela S.

    Vintage book lover.

  • PageBook Media

    #Photo #people #reading #books #ladder #library #vintage

  • Eileen O'Riley

    It's like a real life version of Beauty and the Beast! sitting on a ladder reading....a library full of treasures. Hair: brown Eyes: Skin: light Age: young adult teen

  • Amanda Jordan

    I don't want a lot, but a nice vintage library with sliding ladder would be nice. ...and a nice kitchen with shortened counter tops so I can stand over a bowl when mixing, but that's all —amanda

  • Maddy Lafuse

    "Woman reading on top of ladder", c.1920 / © Bettmann/CORBIS past life

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