old book spines, a thing of beauty.

Adris Group Annual Report 2006, cover. Bruketa&Žinić OM / Davor Bruketa, Nikola Žinić (Creative Directors), Imelda Ramović, Mirel Hadžijusufović (Art Directors, Designers), Ivanka Mabić (Account Director), Vesna Đurašin (Production Manager), Radovan Radičević (DTP)  Vedran Klemens (Illustrator)  Photo: Domagoj Kunić

Adris - Annual Report 2006 by Vedran Klemens on Behance

heaveninawildflower:  Orchids: Their Culture and Management by Hopkins Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Archives on Flickr.  Orchids: Their Culture and Management. London, 1903.

Orchids: Their Culture and Management by Hopkins Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Archives London, 1903

The Alchemist - one of my fave books of all time.

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho Cover Redesign by Jenny Volvovski

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21 Uses For Old Books

If you're a die-hard bookworm, then you probably cringe at the idea of throwing away old books. Here's a solution: upcycle them into things you want to keep around the house!

The Complete Book of Space Travel (1956)

The Complete Book of Space Travel book cover book covering

Byron's poems

The Poetical Works of Lord Byron, book cover book covering cover

No further info from original pinner   other than this name  Jacques Garcia

An enviable collection of Antique Leather Books with Gilded Spines, displayed by Jacques Garcia

Beautiful Old Books...The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins, 1868.

“She was unlike most girls of her age, in this -- that she had ideas of her own" - Wilkie Collins, THE MOONSTONE. Incidentally, this book is often considered to be the first British detective novel.

Vintage books.

quenalbertini: Beautiful old leather bound books


Be with me always--take any form--drive me mad! Only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! Emily Bronte / Wuthering Heights OMG, one of my favorite movies of all time!

michaelmoonsbookshop: “old books ”

At Pretty Page Turner our favorite cover models are books. We can't get enough beautiful book photography of old books and their vintage bookshelf.

Cactus and Pine

Sharlot M. Hall - Cactus And Pine: Songs Of The Southwest

≈ Beautiful Antique Books ≈ Sybil Pye, Apocrypha 1924

book cover Seas and Land, book cover sybil pye, apocrypha, art deco book cover, 1924 century embroidered satin book.



Loving old books is so much easier than liking a shinny e-reader.