Books About Books
If you’re a book lover -and we know you are- you’ll love getting lost in a good book all about…B O O K S !
I’d Rather be Reading : A Library of Art for Book Lovers by Guinevere De la Mare celebrates the pleasures of books through art, photography, and illustrations interwoven with poems, quotations, and aphorisms. (Also available digitally.)
Book towns : Forty-Five Paradises of the Printed Word by Alex Johnson takes you on a tour of captivating literary towns. With forty destinations to ‘check out’ this is a perfect coffee table book. Armchair travel has never been so delightful!
Unpacking My Library: Writers and Their Books edited by Leah Price is an particularly satisfying book for those with a proclivity towards nosiness. Explore the bookshelves of beloved authors to immerse yourself in the details of their personal libraries. You’re bound to find some new titles to add to your ‘to read’ list!
Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany by Jane Mount is brimming with vibrant illustrations. Experience the enchantment of touring the world’s bookstores, and take a glimpse at the writing spaces of authors.
The Art of Reading: An Illustrated History of Books in Paint by Jamie Camplin takes you on an exploration of over one-hundred paintings featuring books. Through these masterpieces, you will learn how reading and the value of books have evolved through time.
Written 7/14/20 by Linda