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For the love of books : designing and curating a home library
For the love of books : designing and curating a home library
Wine, Thatcher, 1972-2019
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Explore the significance of the home library, embellished with alluring photography and illustrations, in a keepsake worthy of any bibliophile's collection. For the Love of Books shares the vision of Juniper Books, a business that embraces the roles that books fulfill in our lives and their staying power. It recounts the history of books and private libraries, and champions the resilience of books in the digital era. Dive into the nuances that define books for reading, books for decoration, and books for inspiration. Instructive chapters provide useful details for creating and curating one's own home library, whether it be a single shelf or multiple rooms each with their own collection. You will never look at your bookshelves the same way again.
Main title:
For the love of books : designing and curating a home library / Thatcher Wine & Elizabeth Lane of Juniper Books.
Edition:
First edition.
Imprint:
Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, [2019]©2019
Collation:
264 pages : colour illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents:
The books we keep, the stories we tell -- The resilience of the printed book in the digital era -- Books in our homes : how did they get there? -- A book, a collection, or a library? -- Books as art -- Books about your hobbies and interests -- Books for children -- The living room : telling your story to the world who sees your books -- Books in the kitchen -- Books in the dining room and alternate spaces -- Books in the bedroom -- Preparing to rearrange your books or to start a new library -- What stays and what goes -- Nearly infinite ways to arrange the same books -- Step-by-step : how to style a bookcase -- Reading the books you have.
ISBN:
9781423652151 (hardcover)
Dewey class:
002.075
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryLanguages and Literature002.075 WINAvailable
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