At Home with Books: How Booklovers Live with and Care for Their Libraries

Author(s): Estelle Ellis, Caroline Seebohm and Christopher Simon Sykes

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A guide to organizing and caring for collections of books, this text examines the personal libraries of 40 booklovers. It offers advice on shelving and lighting, includes hints on how to start a collection, and provides information on bookbinders, dealers, fairs, conservationists, and furniture.


Product Information

Country house libraries; designer bookrooms; the art of the bookshelf; library lighting and furniture; how to organize your library; how to start a collection; bookbinders and restorers; booktown - Hay-on-Wye.

General Fields

  • : 9780500016848
  • : Thames & Hudson
  • : Thames & Hudson
  • : 1.52
  • : January 1996
  • : 303mm X 230mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Estelle Ellis, Caroline Seebohm and Christopher Simon Sykes
  • : Hardback
  • : reprint
  • : very good
  • : 248
  • : 350 colour illustrations