May 19, 2013
"It is the useless things that make life worth living and that make life dangerous too: wine, love, art, beauty. Without them life is safe, but not worth bothering with."

—  Stephen Fry (via kaiagathos)

(Source: larmoyante, via beatenbytherain)

October 26, 2012

Source: Neal Stephenson Talks REAMDE with Lawyers, Security Experts

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October 26, 2012
bbook:

Don Draper’s Beach Read: Dante’s ‘Inferno’

bbook:

Don Draper’s Beach Read: Dante’s ‘Inferno’

October 25, 2012
pantheonbooks:

rottersclub:

(Chris Ware, Building Stories)

Another beautiful panel from Chris Ware’s Building Stories.

pantheonbooks:

rottersclub:

(Chris Ware, Building Stories)

Another beautiful panel from Chris Ware’s Building Stories.

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Filed under: chris ware comics 
October 24, 2012

wwnorton:

strandbooks:

Underlined passage, Maurice by E. M. Forster, p. 66

Maurice has so many great passages to underline.

“You confuse what’s important with what’s impressive.”

October 23, 2012

It’s everything.

(Source: sofuckingbeautifulbaby, via fuckyeahbookarts)

October 22, 2012
putapoeonit:

My Little Poe-ny!

And now I am ruined. Possibly forever, certainly for the day.

putapoeonit:

My Little Poe-ny!

And now I am ruined. Possibly forever, certainly for the day.

(via outofprintclothing)

October 21, 2012
millionsmillions:

A collection of Franz Kafka and Max Brod manuscripts will be transferred to the National Library in Jerusalem.

millionsmillions:

A collection of Franz Kafka and Max Brod manuscripts will be transferred to the National Library in Jerusalem.

October 19, 2012
James Bond Book Covers

Click through for the entire gallery.

Source: Retronaut

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October 18, 2012
wwnorton:

To Crunk, To Crunkle: to cry like a crane.
Source: The New and complete American encyclopedia, 1820

Give me all the words.

wwnorton:

To Crunk, To Crunkle: to cry like a crane.

Source: The New and complete American encyclopedia, 1820

Give me all the words.

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Filed under: words 
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