May 15th, 2012

Bookseller unearths five early Daphne du Maurier tales including a risqué short story entitled ‘The Doll’. By a fascinating woman. 

May 14th, 2012
How to Open a New Book.
explore-blog:

“Moral: Even a well-bound book may be easily ruined at first opening.” 
So you know, how to open a new book – usage tips from a legendary bookbinder. Complement with Mortimer Adler’s tips on how to read a book.

How to Open a New Book.

explore-blog:

“Moral: Even a well-bound book may be easily ruined at first opening.”

So you know, how to open a new book – usage tips from a legendary bookbinder. Complement with Mortimer Adler’s tips on how to read a book.

(Source: explore-blog, via fuckyeahreading)

May 11th, 2012
alldariagifs:

Daria: No, I’ve written a lot of stuff, but it’s not up to my standards. And that disturbs me, because I don’t have standards.

Writer’s block? 

alldariagifs:

Daria: No, I’ve written a lot of stuff, but it’s not up to my standards. And that disturbs me, because I don’t have standards.

Writer’s block? 

(via alldariagifs)

Awesomeness.

May 10th, 2012
letterheady:

American Zoetrope, 1980 | Source
Letterhead once used by Francis Ford Coppola’s film studio, American Zoetrope.

letterheady:

American Zoetrope, 1980 | Source

Letterhead once used by Francis Ford Coppola’s film studio, American Zoetrope.

This combines the key passions of many a freelance editor very nicely…
(via Society for Editors and Proofreaders)

This combines the key passions of many a freelance editor very nicely…

(via Society for Editors and Proofreaders)

May 9th, 2012
What’s been on everyone’s mind lately?

What’s been on everyone’s mind lately?

(via booklover)

"They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered." - F. Scott Fitzgerald

"They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered." - F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Floating Bookshop. 

The Floating Bookshop. 

May 7th, 2012