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Bibliothèque Saint Geneviève

Bibliothèque Saint Geneviève, Paris, (a public and university library in Paris, Sainte-Geneviève Library was designed by Henri Labrouste). Photo by Edward Klister.

The University Club, New York

Library from the East, University Club, New York, NY. A gazillion books and great architecture.

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Les bibliothèques de Candida Höfer

Rafael Neff’s photo series is based off of some the most beautiful libraries around the world.


Sugama- I mean Sugawara is the mother of all crows

The Reading room of the French National Libray, Richelieu Site, designed by Henri Labrouste,  2 Rue de Louvois, Paris II

The reading room of Bibliothèque nationale, Paris, by Henri Labrouste. (In the National Library of France was moved to newly constructed buildings on the Rue de Richelieu designed by Henri Labrouste)

Le Cabinet des livres du Duc d'Aumale, au Château de Chantilly (France). Il contient environ 13000 volumes, dont 750 manuscrits.

Duke of Aumale contains volumes, 750 manuscripts and books printed Château de Chantilly, France