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vintageanchorbooks:

“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

vintageanchorbooks:

“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

fromwithinabook:

Happy Easter! 

fromwithinabook:

Happy Easter! 

fromwithinabook:

The Country Cottage 

13H x 24W x 18D cm

vintageanchor:

“Bookstores, like libraries, are the physical manifestation of the wide world’s longest, most thrilling conversation.”— Richard Russo

vintageanchor:

“Bookstores, like libraries, are the physical manifestation of the wide world’s longest, most thrilling conversation.”
— Richard Russo

(Source: vintageanchorbooks, via bookshelfporn)

theparisreview:

“I see dreams as part of life in general, but reality is much richer.”
RIP Gabriel García Márquez

theparisreview:

“I see dreams as part of life in general, but reality is much richer.”

RIP Gabriel García Márquez

theparisreview:

“As long as books survive in paper and ink, it will be partly because they can also be just this side of disposable—because some will be found, and end up, on a neighbor’s stoop, or at the local thrift store. Because some deserve to.”
Sadie Stein on how to save frozen books.

theparisreview:

“As long as books survive in paper and ink, it will be partly because they can also be just this side of disposable—because some will be found, and end up, on a neighbor’s stoop, or at the local thrift store. Because some deserve to.”

Sadie Stein on how to save frozen books.

historicaltimes:

1905-1908: Leo Tolstoy playing chess with a friend

historicaltimes:

1905-1908: Leo Tolstoy playing chess with a friend

theparisreview:

This fall, Boston plans to erect an impressive new statue of Edgar Allan Poe: a raven at his side, a veiny heart tumbling from his “trunk full of ideas,” his coat billowing in the wind.
For more of this morning’s roundup, click here.

theparisreview:

This fall, Boston plans to erect an impressive new statue of Edgar Allan Poe: a raven at his side, a veiny heart tumbling from his “trunk full of ideas,” his coat billowing in the wind.

For more of this morning’s roundup, click here.

nypl:

Today marks 89 years since the literary classic, The Great Gatsby was first published.

nypl:

Today marks 89 years since the literary classic, The Great Gatsby was first published.