Writing the previous post about the OWS library started me thinking about libraries in general. For most of us, libraries are truly sacred spaces. I remember the first time I visited the New York Public Library when I was about … Continue reading →
After writing the latest post, I was tempted to pull my Blake off the shelf and start reading. Instead of his poetry book (an old, ratty, over-annotated copy), I instead came across Blake’s fully illustrated Jerusalem: The Emanation of the … Continue reading →
A huge and heartfelt thank you to Alessandro Forghieri for linking me to these images of Umberto Eco’s library. I am a happy woman this morning. Just wonderful. This must be heaven. Happy Monday everyone.