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Clair | Vintage Books Collection on Instagram: "Zooming in on that beautiful book spine detail from some of the books from my last photo. We have: Byron’s Poetical Works, 1878. Borel’s Album Lyrique…
Clair | Vintage Books Collection shared a post on Instagram: "Zooming in on that beautiful book spine detail from some of the books from my last photo. We have: Byron’s Poetical Works, 1878. Borel’s Album Lyrique, c. 1856. (No, I haven’t read it 😊) Campbell’s Poetical Works, undated. Longfellow’s Poetical Works, c.1890s. I could gaze at book spine detail all day! Do you have a favourite here? . . . . . . . . . #rarebooks #oldbooks #antiquebooks #antiquarianbooks #privatelibrary…
Lize - Mari van Dyk saved to paintings
Littledom Castle and other Tales. by Mrs M H Spielmann Illustrated by Arthur Rackham, Kate Greenaway, Hugh Thomson, Harry Furniss, C. Wilhelm, Madame Ronner, Rosie Pitman, Jessie M. King, and Phil M…
Samantha Bosker saved to books to find
It is one of the most significant and influential styles, that still to this day inspires many artists. In this article we have put together some historical background information on how the style evolved and in the end you'll find a collection of beautiful works by today's artists, carrying on the legacy of Victorian Design. THE VICTORIAN ERA We find ourselves at the gateway of a new beginning. Behind us, everything that is familiar, in front of us, it seems that the next era of mankind is…
Madison Hansen saved to Avd Typ - Inspo
Joseph Jacobs, The most delectable history of Reynard the Fox (London: Macmillan and Co, 1895). Ref: G 398.2 JAC 1895
Blue Rooster saved to Book Covers
Vintage leather bound books. Smell amazing. Beautiful and a piece of history.
Book Decor saved to Book Decor
The Victorian fascination with natural history combined with affordable book publishing led to some comely titles in elegant binding.
Mary Beth Bass saved to And She Was
BOOKTRYST: A Doves Binding To Die For
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory • The Little Butterfly Book • Creatures of the Night • The Modern Seven Wonders of the World • The Bathtub Hoax • More ...
Tasha K. saved to motifs - bibliophilia
The Emblem; A Gift for All Seasons. New York: Leavitt & Allen, [n.d.] (Michael Zinman)
Penny Gilchrist saved to Old Book Covers