Traveler. Reader. Writer.

followthewestwind:

Admont, Monastery Library (1776) by ognipensierovo on Flickr.
9emeart:

Bibliothèque
Schuiten

9emeart:

Bibliothèque

Schuiten

juliettetang:


Bookshelves at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris. 
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juliettetang:

Bookshelves at the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris. 

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The Guilt of the Video-Game Millionaires

newyorker:

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Most video games don’t make a great deal of money. But if your game becomes a hit, you can become a millionaire within weeks. Simon Parkin on the perils and pressures of sudden indie-game riches: http://nyr.kr/1hnHKWd

Above: Jan Willem and Rami Ismail, the game makers behind Ridiculous Fishing. Photograph by Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Redux.

(Source: newyorker.com)

oldbookillustrations:

Beneath some patriarchal tree I lay upon the ground.
Myles Birket Foster, from Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston, 1852.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

Beneath some patriarchal tree
I lay upon the ground.

Myles Birket Foster, from Poems, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston, 1852.

(Source: archive.org)

(via pantheonbooks)

i-long-to-travel-the-world:

Lake Braies, Italy | Eva Lechner - If you love this beautiful picture, like it. We post stuff just like this every day on Facebook. Like us by clicking here: http://on.fb.me/1bgLOYJ - You won’t regret it.

i-long-to-travel-the-world:

Lake Braies, Italy | Eva Lechner - If you love this beautiful picture, like it. We post stuff just like this every day on Facebook. Like us by clicking here: http://on.fb.me/1bgLOYJ - You won’t regret it.

i-long-to-travel-the-world:

Kirkstone Pass, Lake District | Chris Newham - If you love this beautiful picture, like it. We post stuff just like this every day on Facebook. Like us by clicking here: http://on.fb.me/1bgLOYJ - You won’t regret it.

i-long-to-travel-the-world:

Kirkstone Pass, Lake District | Chris Newham - If you love this beautiful picture, like it. We post stuff just like this every day on Facebook. Like us by clicking here: http://on.fb.me/1bgLOYJ - You won’t regret it.

rainbowrowell:

pandanemar:

Eleanor & Park is gonna be a movie. I just can’t… *cries happily* So I made this fan art to show how happy and proud I am for Eleanor & Park as well as the author, Rainbow Rowell. It’s really a fantastic news and I’m excited for it! Oh, I hope you guys like this fan art! :D

PANDA!!! THIS IS AMAZING!! Thank you!

rainbowrowell:

pandanemar:

Eleanor & Park is gonna be a movie. I just can’t… *cries happily* So I made this fan art to show how happy and proud I am for Eleanor & Park as well as the author, Rainbow Rowell. It’s really a fantastic news and I’m excited for it! Oh, I hope you guys like this fan art! :D

PANDA!!! THIS IS AMAZING!! Thank you!

(via loveareader)

nypl:

From NYPL’s Art and Architecture collection, the Century Company published Cheerful Cats Illustrated by Joseph G. Francis.around the turn of the 19th Century. We admit we’re pretty cheerful the weather is sunny and more springlike today and we’d hazard a guess cats are pretty pleased with it as well. 

nypl:

From NYPL’s Art and Architecture collection, the Century Company published Cheerful Cats Illustrated by Joseph G. Francis.around the turn of the 19th Century. We admit we’re pretty cheerful the weather is sunny and more springlike today and we’d hazard a guess cats are pretty pleased with it as well.