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"Antique & vintage books with beautiful bindings add distinctive character & charm to decor vignettes" Carolyn Williams Antiques & Interiors, "decorating with books" leather books

❦ “Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life.”  ― Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet

❦ Old books.three of my favorite things.old books, pocket watch, and old keys! This is how I am going to decorate my new apartment!

≈ Beautiful Antique Books ≈ Stories of the Magicians

Stories of the Magicians; Thalaba and the magicians of the Domdaniel, Rustem and the genii, Kehama and his sorceries by Alfred John Church, London: Seeley and Co.

Beautiful collection of antique books.

History Books

I have quite the (unhealthy) addiction for old books. If you do not know what to get me, find an old book.

Antique book - All Around the Moon by Jules Verne 1876. http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00009646/00001/1j?search=moon

"All Around the Moon" by Jules Verne, publication date: Illustrations engraved by Hildibrand after Bayard. This antique book has an appendix containing the Famous Moon Hoax by Adams Locke

this is considered the world's first English detective novel? "Moonstone"

Cover of 'The Moonstone' by Wilkie Collins, a British epistolary novel, generally considered the first detective novel in the English language.

“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilised by education: they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.”  ― Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte another book I would love to read. It is a classic example of a book with a positive ending I hear, and I think students would enjoy it as well.

I would love to take this candle in hand and wander down the long hallway toward the library.

The musty scent of an old book adds to the adventure you find within its' pages. I would love to take this candle in hand and wander down the long hallway toward the library.

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via Lynne ‏ . Beautiful Book Cover: 'The Lady Of The Lake', by Sir Walter Scott. Illustrated by Charles Edmund