"An ordinary man can... surround himself with two thousand books... and thenceforward have at least one place in the world in which it is possible to be happy." ~Augustine Birrell
A bedroom shelf. These are all unread (except for the large puzzle books on the bottom shelf). Both of the embroideries were made by my daughters, when they were fairly young. The sepia photos on the wall are me, before my first birthday.
The Master bedroom shelf. The 2 hatboxes on the top right are antiques I found in my mom's attic, and the 2 on the left date from the 80's.
"You know you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend." ~Paul Sweeney
Miss kenju's bedroom shelf, full of law books and fashion magazines. How's that for an odd juxtaposition?
A few of my wedding books and magazines, kept at the ready in my office. Okay, Sonia, what do you think?