I would be in book heaven. One day I'll have not only a home big enough for a room like this, but also enough books to fill the shelves. Well, a girl can dream, can't she? Private library designed by architecture firm Ilai, photography by Lukas Wassmann.
Thierry W. Despont said of the library he created in a Georgian Revival house, also of his making, in Toronto, Canada. The library’s baronial design, a riff on the domed hall of Palladio’s Villa Capra.
These are the most beautiful wrought iron balusters, great on the front window or possibly the staircase. Wish we could find something like this. The Iowa State Law Library, Iowa, Usa in of the most majestic libraries in the world" post