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most beautiful libraries of the world

Guillaume de Laubier

most beautiful libraries of the world

by Guillaume de Laubier

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Library architecture -- Pictorial works.,
  • Library architecture.,
  • Library buildings -- Pictorial works.,
  • Library buildings.,
  • Libraries -- Pictorial works.,
  • Libraries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[text by] Jacques Bosser ; photographs by Guillaume de Laubier.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsBosser, Jacques., De Laubier, Guillaume.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16335562M
    ISBN 100500511551

      Ten of the most beautiful modern libraries in the world With the rise of smartphones and Wikipedia, concerns have grown that buildings full of books will become obsolete.   Easily one of the most beautiful libraries in the U.S., the George Peabody Library (part of Johns Hopkins University) contains over , volumes stacked in five decorative tiers.

      Alamy George Peabody Library, Baltimore Easily one of the most beautiful libraries in the U.S., the George Peabody Library (part of Johns Hopkins University) contains over . It includes room for eight million books, four art galleries, four museums, a manuscript restoration lab and a planetarium. The etches on the exterior of the building portray the evolution of human language and make it one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. Source: Azniv Stepanian / Wikimedia.

    Massimo Listri's The World's Most Beautiful Libraries is a visual tour of the world's most spectacular temples devoted to the written word. BY Shaunacy Ferro 20 of the most beautiful libraries in the world. Branch resembles a treehouse more than a shelter for books. internet and found 20 of the most beautiful libraries around the world.


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