Two benches from Books Around Town, a series of 50 benches around London this summer, all representing a specific book. The two here, near Southwark Cathedral, are Paddington and Great Expectations. See here: http://www.booksabouttown.org.uk

St Kathrine Cree, Leadenhall Street, City of London

flexmccooldesign:

Here’s an image of a letterpress and some woodtype from my internship at the Hamilton Woodtype and Printing Museum that I’ve had the luxury of using.

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sgcavalheiro:
A menina sem qualidades.

sgcavalheiro:

A menina sem qualidades.

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projectunbreakable:

nine photographs portraying quotes said to sexual assault survivors by police officers, attorneys, and other authority figures

more info about project unbreakable here

original tumblr here

previously: nine photographs portraying quotes said to sexual assault survivors by their friends/family

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bookporn:

sosuperawesome:

Book sculptures by Jodi Harvey-Brown

Shop (Commissions welcome)

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shadowtobabylon:

peterharrington:

Peter Harrington unveils the first edition presentation copy of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1818), given by her to Lord Byron, with her autograph inscription on the front flyleaf. peterharrington.co.uk

*gives up bookselling, throws in towel, stomps off grumbling…

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witchywonderworks:

The entire Book of Kells is now viewable online! 
Thank you to Trinity College in Dublin, for what must have been a huge amount of work. 

witchywonderworks:

The entire Book of Kells is now viewable online! 

Thank you to Trinity College in Dublin, for what must have been a huge amount of work. 

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houghtonlib:

Novvs orbis regionvm ac insvlarvm veteribus incognitarum, 1532.
Typ 515.32.616
Houghton Library, Harvard University

houghtonlib:

Novvs orbis regionvm ac insvlarvm veteribus incognitarum, 1532.

Typ 515.32.616

Houghton Library, Harvard University