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Chetham’s Library, Manchester, England: the oldest free public reference library in the United Kingdom. The library has been in continuous use since Image by Tom Jeffs.

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16 Bookstores You Have To See Before You Die

El Ateneo bookstore / Buenos Aires Argentina This bookstore, one of the biggest of Argentina (if not whole southamerica), is located inside a theater called Grand Splendid on Santa Fé Ave. This theater was bought by Grupo IHLSA (the owner of El Ateneo).

Libraries at the Benedictine Monastery of Admont, Austria

Library Benedictine Monastery of Admont Admont Austria Beauty and the Beast Library

Lending Library | Pinterest: xchxara

Ourshelves Lending Library in the Mission, San Francisco, photo by spottedsf.

And someday I'll build a library for her -m

The library of the Chateau de Groussay in France. It was the inspiration for the design of Henry Higgins' library in the movie My Fair Lady.

Barbie Librarian

'Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.' -Scout Finch, To Kill a Mockingbird

The Oxford Union Library: | The 30 Best Places To Be If You Love Books

lalibrairie: The Oxford Union Library, Oxford, United Kingdom On the walls are Pre-Raphaelites murals, painted by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones. It also has a unique clerestory (Wikipedia will tell you all about it here).

The Codrington Library  forreadingaddicts.co.uk

The Codrington Library was completed in 1851 and features white marble statues that contrast with rows of dark bookcases. It items, a third of which were created prior to 1800

Shakespeare and Co.  by Visualist Images

Shakespeare & Company, Paris, France My dream room, with a more comfy chair and a blanket.maybe a bay window.

Annexe de la Bibliothèque du Sénat, Paris, France.

L'Occident et ses "palais des savoirs"

The Annex of the Senate Library Palais de Luxembourg in Paris