15 Inspirational Home Libraries : Book lovers beware – these wonderful home libraries will fill you with envy! If you can’t handle that, stop reading this! Just joking, you have to see these 15 amazingly beautiful home libraries. Some are more traditional, while others are completely different and unique and will challenge your creative juices.
The Garrett Library at Evergreen House. Historical museum and part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Department of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evergreen_Museum_&_Library "Evergreen's ballroom-sized 1928 library addition by Lawrence Hall Fowler included a dumbwaiter to lower the rare coin collection into the vault. http://tdclassicist.blogspot.com/2012/05/more-on-baltimore.html Tours available. Well worth it. A lovely site. -pfb