The Whys and Hows of Creating a Reading Den



From Scottish Book Trust:


Book nooks, reading corners, story snugs... whatever you call them, it's really worth finding the time and space for one at home.

Silver and Books

From Fine Books Magazine:

In the seventeenth century, ornate silver decorations became affordable to and popular among the burgeoning middle class of successful merchants and lesser nobles. These bindings indicated the importance of the books, the wealth of their owners, or both at the same time. For nearly two centuries, books adorned with silver were popular in Western Europe.