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William Faithorne: title-page to The Art of Graveing and Etching (London,1662) - British Printed Images to 1700 database

William Faithorne: title-page to The Art of Graveing and Etching - British Printed Images to 1700 database

The British Library opened a new long-term home for UK national newspaper collection last week. The facility is huge. It appears to be the latest, state-of-the-art facility featuring robotic cranes...

The British Library opened a new long-term home for UK national newspaper collection last week. The facility is huge. It appears to be the latest, state-of-the-art facility featuring robotic cranes.

The Penguin book archive has every penguin book ever published in chronological order.

theoinglis: “ The Penguin book archive has every penguin book ever published in chronological order.

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British Library portico and Newton statue by The British Library - London

The British Library

This afternoon I had an appointment for a tour of The British Library. The library itself is huge, taking up the better part of a city block, and having so much storage it has 5 underground levels …

For when you need to explain catalog cards to kids who can't imagine how we ever found books before there were computers!

One of a series of library education visuals designed by Peabody Visual Aids in the and These posters were created under the supervision of visionary librarian Ruby Ethel Cundiff.

Recueil de la diuersité des habits, qui sont de present en vsage, tant es pays d’Europe, Asie, Affrique & isles sauuages, 1564.  Typ 515.64.734  Houghton Library, Harvard University  Typ 515.64....

Recueil de la diuersité des habits, qui sont de present en vsage, tant es pays d’Europe, Asie, Affrique & isles sauuages, 1564. Typ 515.64.734 Houghton Library, Harvard University Typ 515.64....

Little Free Library!  This idea is sweeping the nation apparently!  You just build a little library on your curb and leave books in it!  They can either just borrow it and return it later or swap it for one of theirs, depending on how you phrase your sign!  NRY

Little Free Library. Take a book, leave a book put a free little library in your neighborhood.

Nigella Lawson in her well stocked library.

Nigella Lawson's study/library, by Ramona. Nigella Lucy Lawson is an English food writer, journalist and broadcaster.

Porthole window at the British Library (C) Stefano Arteconi

Porthole window at the British Library (C) Stefano Arteconi

The British attitude...

The British attitude...

Funny pictures about The British Attitude. Oh, and cool pics about The British Attitude. Also, The British Attitude photos.