Biblioteca Joanina, part of The University of Coimbra General Library, Coimbra, Portugal. This Baroque library was built in the century during the reign of King João V (and named after him). It contains about 250 thousand volumes.
Morgan Library, USA Constructed in this amazing New York landmark was originally built as the personal library and museum space for financier Pierpont Morgan’s impressive collection of rare books, manuscripts, drawings, artifacts and prints.
"Trinity College Library, Dublin - the smell of old books is amazing : )" Is there anything as beautiful as a library? And just think, at this point if you started reading that library, you would not live to finish it. At least, not at my speed.
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Linderman Library, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania - Opened in the Linderman Library was designed by Philadelphia architect Addison Hutton, who modeled the Venetian architecture after the British Museum in London. It was recently featured
This is the perfect place to put a pull out bed. I always look at those beds and think they're impractical because it's too hard to leave all of the open floor space needed for one but I'd happily do it for this library/reading space