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Beautiful Libraries and Bookshops.Library Alcove, Melk Abbey, Austria, photo by Schmutzfuss via Deviantart.

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A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES real-time reading, October 2 (chapter 13): "Matthew came to collect me after lunch--the only creature among the human readers in the Selden End." Photo of the Selden End of Duke Humfrey's Library, the manuscript and rare book reading room, Bodleian Library.

The library at Hogwarts, from the Harry Potter series filmed in Duke Humfrey’s Library at Bodleian Library. This links to an article about the 20 most beautiful libraries in film and TV.

Gizli bir dünyaya yolculuk...

I would love to get lost in this library daily.National Library, Vienna, Austria (doesn't it look like the library in beauty and the beast?

Amazing Library, I want to read every book.  It's like "Beauty and the Beast".

Source Truly majestic: The Austrian National Library in Vienna. It’s located in the Hofburg Palace and the largest library in Austria, with around million titles. Among its collections are manuscripts and rare books dating from the century to the present.

An Incredible Library... life before the internet...everything on paper

An Incredible Library

A man browsing for books in Cincinnati’s main library. Demolished in 1955 My idea of heaven!

The Coimbra University Library in Coimbra, Portugal, also known as La Biblioteca Joanina, was built between 1717 and 1728. This Baroque library is one of the grandest and most opulent in the world, not to mention one of Europe's richest libraries.Found here.

La Biblioteca Joanina in Coimbra, Portugal

"Biblioteca Joanina", Coimbra, in Portugal. How exalted was the habit of reading in those far off days that books were edged with gilt and stored in libraries of breathtaking design! The Sandalwood Room

visitheworld:  Library of Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen, Denmark (by taltraveltips).

White and gold ornate library with decorated ceiling, iron-work balcony, crystal chandelier, and glass-covered shelves.


Another Pinner wrote. Rare and Ancient Book Library, Budapest, Hungary . I want a room like this, that or just move in a library!

Nice collection here! ..or Julie Bergeron's collection here: http://www.pinterest.com/juliebergeron39/books/ ..or Felix Qui's collection of 'reviews' here: http://www.pinterest.com/felixqui/literature/

A small library of books on hand for patrons to read while enjoying their tea…

Book igloo

Book Igloo - Home is a recent sculptural installation by Colombian artist Miler Lagos. The piece was constructed at MagnanMetz Gallery late last year using carefully stacked books to create a compact dome that is entirely self-supporting.

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Gladstone's Library, known until 2010 as St Deiniol's Library, is a residential library in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. - It is a Grade I listed building. The library was founded by the Victorian statesman and politician William Ewart Gladstone.

Villa Bucciol, a historic home outside Venice is restored courtesy of Studio Peregalli, with lush scenic murals, printed-damask wall coverings, coffered ceilings, marble floors, and other sumptuous touches.

Library : Studio Peregalli Renovates Villa Bucciol near Venice, Italy : Architectural Digest - Library The library features oak paneling and columned arches; the table is Tuscan, and the embossed-leather chairs are Louis XVI. Photography by Oberto Gili