When the RMS Titanic sank in 1912, more than 1,500 people perished. We all know about that tragic story of the Titanic. But did you know that a writer wrote a book that forewarned of the tragedy 14 years before it even happened?...
Dr. Robert Beard has compiled a list of the most beautiful words in the English language in his over 40 years as a linguist.
This 16th century book is more than meets the eye. Housed at the National Library of Sweden, this small old book is a marvelous example of sixfold dos-à-dos binding, in which six books are conjoined into a single publication,...
This is such a wonderful story!
Jack London Friedrich Nietzsche Hans Christian Andersen Albert Camus Agatha Christie Aldous Huxley and D. H. Lawrence Bowie & Burroughs Ezra Pound by E.O. Hoppé, 1918 Françoise Sagan in the 1950s with her Smith-Corona...
In celebration of World Book Day, popular soft drink brand 7 Up, teamed up with Argentinian artist Raul Lemesoff to construct one of his famous book tanks. Lemesoff picked a stripped down 1979 Ford Falcon then converted it...