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Catalogue draws - my new favourite. I imagine these lining a wall in my home.

“It is clear that the books owned the shop rather than the other way about. Everywhere they had run wild and taken possession of their habitat, breeding and multiplying, and clearly lacking any strong hand to keep them down.”  ― Agatha Christie, The Clocks

So i decided I'm going to have have one room in my house dedicated to awesomely weird stuff, antiques, books, etc. Think Hogwart's Room of requirement / A. McQueen's cabinet of curiosities kinda thing.

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Matej Kren installed a “tower of books” in the Prague Municipal Library which uses mirrors to create an illusion that you’re looking into an endless vortex of books.

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5 | 11 Of The World's Most Beautiful Libraries | Co.Design | business + design “We, as architects, have a unique opportunity to design libraries which support new ways for people to meet, interact, and share knowledge,” architect Bjarne Hammer writes in the book's forward. ADAM MØRK

11 Of The World’s Most Beautiful Libraries

Image 6 of 20 from gallery of University of Aberdeen New Library / schmidt hammer lassen architects. Photograph by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects