Library A Catalogue of Wonders The
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Libraries are filled with magic. From the Bodleian, the Folger and the Smithsonian to the fabled libraries of middle earth, Umberto Eco?s mediaeval library labyrinth and libraries dreamed up by John Donne, Jorge Luis Borges and Carlos Ruiz Zaf n, Stuart Kells explores the bookish places, real and fictitious, that continue to capture our imaginations.The Library- A Catalogue of Wonders is a fascinating and engaging exploration of libraries as places of beauty and wonder. It?s a celebration of books as objects and an account of the deeply personal nature of these hallowed spaces by one of Australia?s leading bibliophiles.
Book details and technical specifications
Format: Paperback / softback
Published: August 2017
Number of pages: 272
Width: 153 mm
Height: 234 mm
Depth: not specified
Publisher: Text Publishing