At Home With Books: How Booklovers Live with and Care For Their Libraries
by Estelle Ellis, Caroline Seebohm, and Christopher Simon Sykes
Oversized Hardcover in Good Condition Dust Jacket/ Very Good Condition Book. One small chip to top right corner of just jacket and light scuffs on back of dust jacket.
Examining the art of displaying books effectively, this book offers advice on organizing and caring for books, looking at the collections of 40 well-known booklovers, including Loren and Frances Rothschild, the Duke of Devonshire, Jack Lenor Larsen, Roger Rosenblatt, Keith Richards, Paul Getty, Jean Stein and Bill Blass. Each room has been photographed especially for this book, providing a visual reference for anyone seeking ideas for creating their own personal library. The book also contains hints on how to start a collection, and information on bookbinders, dealers, fairs, shops, conservationists, lighting and furniture.