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.
How can I get one of these staircases in my dream house? Because it is awesome. Lonely Planet classified this bookshop as the third best bookshop in the world, Livraria Lello & Irmão in Porto, Portugal (by Ricardo Bevilaqua).
Cafe Pushkin, Moscow “The hall is opened from 12 o’clock till 24 o’clock Traditional Russian cuisine with French cuisine elements. Every evening (except Monday) performance of a duet of musicians (a h…
Abbey of St Gall Library, 1763. St Gallen, Switzerland. The library has many forms of decoration, including putti in niches above the cases, representing the mechanical disciplines and the fine arts.From "The Library: A World History" by Cambridge University architectural historian James Campbell and photographer Will Pryce.
The Library at Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, US. The library contains over volumes and has two tiers. The mural on the ceiling is 'The Chariot of Aurora' by Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini and once decorated the ceiling of a Venetian ballroom.