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a quote about bookshops and librarians are a back stage of success
Bookshops and libraries are a backstage of success #books #libraries #quote
Bookshops and libraries are a backstage of success #books #libraries #quote
a hand holding an electronic device in front of a white background with the words, in 1971, aubille released the world's first commercial portable player designed for listening to audiobooks
Audible MobilePlayer (the first one dedicated to audiobooks) was capable of playing up to 2 hours…
Audible MobilePlayer (the first one dedicated to audiobooks) was capable of playing up to 2 hours of audio, but users could refill longer books "at a touch of a button" #audiobooks #books
a cartoon depicting the four stages of movie production
Novels for time-pressed modern readers - one of my favorite cartoons by Tom Gauld #books #reading…
Novels for time-pressed modern readers - one of my favorite cartoons by Tom Gauld #books #reading #cartoon
the words time to read written in different colors and font styles on a white background
…and now it's time to read! #books #reading
…and now it's time to read! #books #reading
a black and white drawing of a person standing in front of a fenced area
Harry Potter as imagined by Piotr Turnau back in 1972 #HarryPotter #HarryPotter1972
Harry Potter as imagined by Piotr Turnau back in 1972 #HarryPotter #HarryPotter1972
Imagine that you host a private book club meeting, and discuss the book you are currently reading with… a chatbot. The #tech behind it is near the corner #AI #books #reading #edtech #publishing Street Art, Book Club, Book Club Meeting, Literary, Book Publishing, Library
Imagine that you host a private book club meeting, and discuss the book you are currently reading…
Imagine that you host a private book club meeting, and discuss the book you are currently reading with… a chatbot. The #tech behind it is near the corner #AI #books #reading #edtech #publishing
an image of a book page in the shape of a boat on top of it
A detail of the #bookart by Thomas Wightman. Beautiful! #books
A detail of the #bookart by Thomas Wightman. Beautiful! #books
albert einstein quote if you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales if you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales
Albert Einstein on reading 😄 #books #read #reading
Albert Einstein on reading 😄 #books #read #reading
an image of a book shelf with books labeled in english and russian on the front
Which books take the most of your bookshelf? ✏️ Introvert Doodles 🔖 #books #cartoon
Which books take the most of your bookshelf? ✏️ Introvert Doodles 🔖 #books #cartoon
the words cromulent appear to be overlaid with trees and mountains in the background
Most beautiful English words: "cromulent" - appearing legitimate but actually being spurious…
Most beautiful English words: "cromulent" - appearing legitimate but actually being spurious #language
a quote on life is like a novel with you being both its author and main character
💬 Piotr Kowalczyk: Life is like a novel, with you being bothits author and main character. #books…
💬 Piotr Kowalczyk: Life is like a novel, with you being bothits author and main character. #books #reading #quote
there are worse crimes than burning books one of them is burning our bookstores
"There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is burning our bookstores." ℹ️ A famous…
"There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is burning our bookstores." ℹ️ A famous quote by Joseph Brodsky – finished by artificial intelligence #AI #books #quote
a room filled with lots of books in it
A.M.A.Z.I.N.G. / one of the paintings by Pierpaolo Rovero #books #libraries
A.M.A.Z.I.N.G. / one of the paintings by Pierpaolo Rovero #books #libraries
a yellow and white poster with the words let us read and let us dance on it
Let us read and let us dance 🔖 #read #books ✏️ Folio Creations
Let us read and let us dance 🔖 #read #books ✏️ Folio Creations
a group of people standing in front of a bus
1950s: a book bus of the Malmö City Library stops near one of the schools on the outskirts of the…
1950s: a book bus of the Malmö City Library stops near one of the schools on the outskirts of the city #libraries #books
children are sitting on the steps in front of bookshelves and looking at them
Inside the library of Muyinga, Burundi. The library was builtwith the local know-how and traditions…
Inside the library of Muyinga, Burundi. The library was builtwith the local know-how and traditions of Muyinga in mind #books #libraries
an advertisement for a book called the six different ways to make it look like they're
This unique 16th-century book contains 6️⃣ different #books! Each one is bound separately and…
This unique 16th-century book contains 6️⃣ different #books! Each one is bound separately and closed with its own clasp
a portrait of william shakespeare with the words william shakespeare written in black and white on it
William #Shakespeare was born #OnThisDay in 1564. #HappyBirthday to the world's greatest writer!…
William #Shakespeare was born #OnThisDay in 1564. #HappyBirthday to the world's greatest writer! #books #literature
an open book with the quote a home without a book is darker than one without a lamp
A home without a book is darker than one without a lamp. – Henryk Sienkiewicz #WorldBookDay #books…
A home without a book is darker than one without a lamp. – Henryk Sienkiewicz #WorldBookDay #books #quote
an old world map with the names of all countries and their major cities on it
This book map by Martin Vargic is the most detailed and accurate visualization of the phenomenon of…
This book map by Martin Vargic is the most detailed and accurate visualization of the phenomenon of #literature #books #reading
a large stack of books on the side of a building with a giant key painted on it
"Education is the key to knowledge" - created by street artist Marcin “Barys” Barjasz, in Lódź,…
"Education is the key to knowledge" - created by street artist Marcin “Barys” Barjasz, in Lódź, Poland. 📷 Photo by Regina Lang #streetart #books #reading
the comic book is being used to explain how it's made
📖 vs 📱 #cartoon by Shen Comix #books #reading #cartoon
📖 vs 📱 #cartoon by Shen Comix #books #reading #cartoon
an advertisement for shakespeare's play, away, you three - inch foot the taming of the shrew
Famous insults from Shakespeare's plays: 💬 Away, you three-inch fool! #literature #books
Famous insults from Shakespeare's plays: 💬 Away, you three-inch fool! #literature #books
an empty library filled with lots of wooden tables and bookshelves full of books
Most beautiful libraries in the world – The Saint-Jacques Reading Room of the Sorbonne University,…
Most beautiful libraries in the world – The Saint-Jacques Reading Room of the Sorbonne University, designed by Henri Paul Nénot, openedin 1901. 📷 Thibaud Poirier #libraries
an old photo of a box with scissors in it
In 1931, Ross Saunders and Hilaire Hiler, answering “The Readies” manifesto by Bob Brown, revealed…
In 1931, Ross Saunders and Hilaire Hiler, answering “The Readies” manifesto by Bob Brown, revealed a reading machine which included a system of wires and spools to present special texts written and processed for it 🔖 #books #reading #tech #innovations
a cartoon depicting bookshelves with the caption'rerearing my bookshelves '
Which books would you want people to see behind you on Zoom calls? ✏️ Tom Gauld 🔖 #cartoon #books
Which books would you want people to see behind you on Zoom calls? ✏️ Tom Gauld 🔖 #cartoon #books
the words short stories online best sites to explore
Looking for something new to read? 🤔 Check out these awesome sites with free short stories! 🔖…
Looking for something new to read? 🤔 Check out these awesome sites with free short stories! 🔖 #amreading #books 📖🤓
a woman with red hair is looking at the camera and has an ad for her book
The history of self-publishing: in just a few months, Amanda Hocking earned 2 million dollars from…
The history of self-publishing: in just a few months, Amanda Hocking earned 2 million dollars from selling her #ebooks in the Kindle Store #books #author
the different types of bookshelves are shown in this hand - drawn illustration,
What is your favorite way to arrange books on a bookshelf? #books #bookworm
What is your favorite way to arrange books on a bookshelf? #books #bookworm
a book cover with the words collectanea in white and black on brown background
𝐛𝐢𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐨𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐫 – one who is keenly devoted to books / Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary #books…
𝐛𝐢𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐨𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐫 – one who is keenly devoted to books / Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary #books #bookworm
an advertisement for the sony libie is the first e - reader using e - ink screen it was launched in april 1994 in japan
The device was a joint project of Sony, Philips, and E-Ink. It featured a 6-inch display with 4…
The device was a joint project of Sony, Philips, and E-Ink. It featured a 6-inch display with 4 levels of gray and a physical keyboard with a row of function buttons #ebooks #tech #funfacts
a ladder is in the middle of a room with bookshelves
This home library is insanely beautiful! #books #bookworm
This home library is insanely beautiful! #books #bookworm
a woman sitting on top of a pile of books with her head in her hands
What books are on your to-read list? #books #reading #literature
What books are on your to-read list? #books #reading #literature
an old fashioned chair with a candle on it's arm and back rests in front of a white background
A British reading chair from ca. 1750. If you wanted to read,you had to face the seatback which…
A British reading chair from ca. 1750. If you wanted to read,you had to face the seatback which served as a book stand #reading #books
a large poster with many different types of writing on it's sides, including the words
What are the favorite books of cat and dog lovers? This infographic has the answers #books #catmom…
What are the favorite books of cat and dog lovers? This infographic has the answers #books #catmom #dogmom
a comic strip about bookshelves and how to use them
How does your bookshelf look like? Mine includes a window and a sleeping cat 😄 Another great…
How does your bookshelf look like? Mine includes a window and a sleeping cat 😄 Another great cartoon by Grant Snider #books #cartoon
the smell of old books written in brown ink
📚❤️ Where does the smell of old books come from? #books #science #til
📚❤️ Where does the smell of old books come from? #books #science #til
there is a sign that says books are your own stories served from another mind
💬 Books are your own stories served from another mind / Checkout more #books #quotes
💬 Books are your own stories served from another mind / Checkout more #books #quotes
an image of a building that has many cans on the front and side of it
This mural in the Incheon port, South Korea, turned the gloomy grain silo into a giant bookshelf.…
This mural in the Incheon port, South Korea, turned the gloomy grain silo into a giant bookshelf. Look at this beauty! #books
an advertisement for the electronic and air pressure device from 1909 is the most summing predessor of the e - reader
This is the most creative predecessor of the e-reader! It useda pressurized air to switch from one…
This is the most creative predecessor of the e-reader! It useda pressurized air to switch from one book to another
the book lover's calendar is shown in green and white, with information about books
📚 Book Lover’s Calendar for April. Enjoy!
📚 Book Lover’s Calendar for April. Enjoy!
a cartoon depicting stages of the reader's life in which people are sitting on books
What stage are you on? #cartoon #books #reading
What stage are you on? #cartoon #books #reading
a comic strip with some words and pictures on the page, including an image of people in
Have you ever wondered how bookstores will look like in the future? ✏️ Tom Gauld #cartoon #books
Have you ever wondered how bookstores will look like in the future? ✏️ Tom Gauld #cartoon #books
a drawing of a woman reading a book to a baby
Best food ever! 🎨 illustration by Pawel Kuczynski
Best food ever! 🎨 illustration by Pawel Kuczynski
a group of people standing in front of a bus
Japan, 1980s - Mitsubishi Corporation offers a special #bookmobile version of a Rosa van
Japan, 1980s - Mitsubishi Corporation offers a special #bookmobile version of a Rosa van
an old fashioned chair and desk with books on it's legs, in three different views
The Holloway Reading Stand from 1890 combined a dictionary holder, book rest, lamp stand, and…
The Holloway Reading Stand from 1890 combined a dictionary holder, book rest, lamp stand, and writing table
a poster with the words reading is always a good idea in rainbow colors on it
Reading is always a good idea, so don't hesitate, #read #books
Reading is always a good idea, so don't hesitate, #read #books
an advertisement for a book called stephen king's riding the buller was the world's first mass - market ebook
Stephen King’s “Riding the Bullet” was released in March 2000 by Simon & Schuster, and available…
Stephen King’s “Riding the Bullet” was released in March 2000 by Simon & Schuster, and available for download in pdf format. It was the world’s first mass-market #ebook 🔖 #tech #funfacts
an illustration of a girl reading a book with the words, she read books as one would breathe her life and live
Living to the fullest! 💬 Annie Dillard ✏️ Simini Blocker
Living to the fullest! 💬 Annie Dillard ✏️ Simini Blocker
a comic strip with the words names for my novel written in different languages and pictures
Do you think about writing a novel? Do you already have a title? ✏️ Cartoon by Grant Snider…
Do you think about writing a novel? Do you already have a title? ✏️ Cartoon by Grant Snider #cartoon #books
a book cover with the words literature written in black and white, on a brown background
I am a litterateur. You?
I am a litterateur. You?
an advertisement for the harry potter short story
The first-ever “Harry Potter” was a short story published in communist Poland in 1972. Its author,…
The first-ever “Harry Potter” was a short story published in communist Poland in 1972. Its author, Jan Rostworowski, was a Polish writer who spent twenty-eight years in Great Britain. 🔖 #facts #HarryPotter
a group of people standing outside of a blue and white bus with the words gray on wheels
From a postcard collection of the Brooklyn Historical Society:a bookmobile of the Brooklyn Public…
From a postcard collection of the Brooklyn Historical Society:a bookmobile of the Brooklyn Public Library visiting Glenwood Houses
the words ephemeral are written in white on a blue background with stars above it
Most beautiful English words: "ephemeral" - lasting for a veryshort time
Most beautiful English words: "ephemeral" - lasting for a veryshort time
an old paper with the words twitter on it, all in a twitterr
The word "twitter" was popular long before Twitter. In the 19th century a phrase "all in a twitter"…
The word "twitter" was popular long before Twitter. In the 19th century a phrase "all in a twitter" meant "to be in a fright or fidgety state." 👉 Source: The Slang Dictionary by John Camden Hotten, 1874
a quote that says you can't buy happiness but you can buy books and that's kind of the same thing
😄😄😄 Happy International Day of Happiness!
😄😄😄 Happy International Day of Happiness!
a black and white poster with the words i just want to drink coffee read books and take naps
This is all I want today 😍
This is all I want today 😍
some old newspapers are stacked on top of each other in different styles and sizes, including one for harry potter
Happy birthday, Harry Potter! A short story with this title,written by Jan Rostworowski, was…
Happy birthday, Harry Potter! A short story with this title,written by Jan Rostworowski, was published in communist Poland on this day in 1972
the man is talking on his phone while holding an old cellphone
The reading machine developed in the 1920s by a naval officer Bradley Allen Fiske was the first…
The reading machine developed in the 1920s by a naval officer Bradley Allen Fiske was the first truly portable reading device. It was designed to read printed texts miniaturized to fit 6x2 inch cards 🔖 #books #reading #tech #innovations
the comics are telling people how to cook
Best smell, ranked! ✏️ Mike Hinson #cartoon
Best smell, ranked! ✏️ Mike Hinson #cartoon