What wild desires, what restless torments seize the hapless man, who feels the book-disease. – John Ferrier, ‘The Bibliomania’ (1809)
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Vintage/Anchor Books on Twitter: "Author @judyblume in front of her author's choice bookshelf at @strandbookstore #JudyBlume"

Vintage/Anchor Books on Twitter

Reading In Bed

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"But time is a tricky thing; years begin by lazing along slowly and then suddenly, up they jump and off they trot as quickly as ever they can."

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Winnie the Pooh Spine Details by Hopkins Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Archives

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Vanished Halls and Cathedrals of France by George Wharton Edwards, Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1917

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A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs F O Walton 1891 -

A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs F O Walton 1891 - Cover

The Wisdom Pedlars on Twitter: "Beautiful #bookbindings amongst our #rarebook #antiquarian auctions this week"

The Wisdom Pedlars on Twitter

The Library at The NoMad Hotel New York - by @zioandsons

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Victoria Station

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Cover. - ID: 1596260 - NYPL Digital Gallery

Illustrated cover of antiaue book, "Old, Old Fairy Tales. #book #illustration #fairytales

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"Codex Rotundus", un libro d'ore di 9 cm di diametro, composto nel 1480 a Bruges. Biblioteca della Cattedrale di Hildesheim, Germania

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Afternoon Tea

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problems of a book nerd

Problems of a Book Nerd

a little reading is therapy

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Forget Tomorrow by Pintip Dunn {3 Nov 2015}

Forget Tomorrow

goodreads on Twitter: "Embrace those "incomparably thrilling" moments."

goodreads on Twitter

Leaves from the Past. 1872. (book cover)

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Rhymes and Roundelayes in Praise of a Country Life, 1875.

Rhymes and roundelayes in praise of a country life

Title page of Vanished towers and chimes of Flanders, by George Wharton Edwards, Philadelphia, 1916. Via


Hours of Idleness by Lord Byron (George Gordon Noel Byron), 1807, first edition second issue, with early 20th century jewelled Cosway-style binding by Sangorski Sutcliffe, the interior containing miniature portraits of Lord Byron and his ancestral home, Newstead Abbey. Original silk and velvet lined leather bound case.

1807 Byron book, Cosway binding, Sangorski & Sutcliffe


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