Greenwich Village Bookstore ~ that would be heaven for me, I'd stay a long time. My idea of a perfect vacation, would be traveling around cross country to all the best Used book stores and charity thrift stores which carry books.
As far as set design I really enjoy these globes and the sweet selection of drawers & shelving. The Professor professes to be very worldly and the dusty globes or even a map would be a perfect design touch to his home.
Source Truly majestic: The Austrian National Library in Vienna. It’s located in the Hofburg Palace and the largest library in Austria, with around million titles. Among its collections are manuscripts and rare books dating from the century to the present.