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Beautés de l'histoire de Suède,Danemark, & Norvège, 1822

Beautés de l'histoire de Suède,Danemark, & Norvège, 1822

Unwilling Journeys...Inga Hunter ... beautiful boxed accordion book of her family history.

Unwilling Journeys...Inga Hunter ... beautiful boxed accordion book of her family history.

Many people, other than the authors, contribute to the making of a book, from the first person who had the bright idea of alphabetic writing through the inventor of movable type to the lumberjacks who felled the trees that were pulped for its printing.  It is not customary to acknowledge the trees themselves, though their commitment is total.  ~Forsyth and Rada, Machine Learning

Many people, other than the authors, contribute to the making of a book, from the first person who had the bright idea of alphabetic writing through the inventor of movable type to the lumberjacks who felled the trees that were pulped for its printing. It is not customary to acknowledge the trees themselves, though their commitment is total. ~Forsyth and Rada, Machine Learning

nothing better than a stack of books ...  Even though this mommy has finally given in to the convenience of a Nook, it will never compare to the feel and smell of a "real" book ...

nothing better than a stack of books ... Even though this mommy has finally given in to the convenience of a Nook, it will never compare to the feel and smell of a "real" book ...

This is a nice grouping of old books.  Much more intersting than just standing them upright.

This is a nice grouping of old books. Much more intersting than just standing them upright.

#Tennyson #History http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/moa/AAW2598.0001.001?rgn=main;view=fulltext

#Tennyson #History http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/moa/AAW2598.0001.001?rgn=main;view=fulltext

old books...how can a person really READ a book properly if they can't feel the pages and bindings...or smell the leather and ink...???

old books...how can a person really READ a book properly if they can't feel the pages and bindings...or smell the leather and ink...???

Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled 'This could change your life.'__Helen Exley

Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled 'This could change your life.'__Helen Exley

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