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Bath Old Books

Situated just off ‘The Circle’ in Bath, ‘Bath Old Books’ is a shop which specialises in second hand books.

Entering the shop ground floor area whilst small, holds a great collection of books including; children’s books, a whole shelf of Jane Austen’s novels and a shelf of Art books. 201 more words


BookLove: Thomas Jefferson's Library

Tucked behind a completely unrelated exhibit on the second floor of the Library of Congress hides a treasure: Thomas Jefferson’s Library.

Here, in a circular display which quietly tugs you into its literary vortex are gathered approximately 5,000 volumes recreating Jefferson’s personal library.   335 more words


The Two Types of Book Owners: You Know Who You Are

Every book fanatic falls within 1 of 2 groups. For your reading convenience I have named these 2 groups the Purists and the Naturalists. There are no in-betweeners. 635 more words