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Lectura para unas vidas. Enterrado en libros. [ Reading for life. BURIED IN BOOKS.] © Eneas De Troya (Photographer, Mexico City, MEXICO) via flickr.

And you thought your 'to read' pile was big! --to be surrounded by this many books and have time to read them would be incredible!

This looks like the right amount of shelving for me... although the lighting could be better...

A collection of things I find comforting. Mostly books, gardens, tea and history.

Collegamento permanente dell'immagine integrata

An arch made of books forms the entryway into the bookshop Le Bal des Ardents in Lyon, France -- Impractical?

The long room,trinity college,Dublin

The long room,trinity college,Dublin

16 Happy Hibernations Creatively Designed For Ultimate Comfort | Source:  Unknown

16 Happy Hibernations Creatively Designed For Ultimate Comfort

crowded bookshelves and a piece of floor to sit on.

imgur.com  Librería tras bombardeo en Londres, 1940

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop after an air raid on October reading a book titled “The History of London.

The Library of Chantilly in France is absolutely stunning! Love the lighting, the clock, the designs on the walls, and of course, the two stories filled w/ books!

haus-of-grotesque: ““ Magnificent Book Cabinet (le Cabinet des Livres) in the Château de Chantilly ” I need a library like this in my house, okay ”

This could be so many people I know.

1920 photograph of a lady in a white dress perched atop a ladder in a library, draw in by a book she now has in her lap. "Woman Reading on Top of Ladder." Rights: Bettmann/CORBIS

Wow. I want to sit inside there and read.

Book Sculpture is a form of sculpturing art made with books. In this post, we collected 20 Book Sculptures for your inspiration. Book Sculptures by Julya Hajnoczky source Red lips source Book Sculptures by liz hamman source Book Sculptures by kelly.

Traveling Library :P

Traveling Library :P

My teaser - Mists of the Serengeti

Tea and a Read. I share my favorite tea of the month and my favorite book to read it with! Tea and book photography.

Can't wait to get them home and start reading....

Good Reads: Spring Reading List by Lauren Conrad. She has some books on here that are best sellers that I never heard off and want to check out.