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Library Decorating

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  • Make (something) look more attractive by adding ornament to it
  • (decorate) deck: be beautiful to look at; "Flowers adorned the tables everywhere"
  • Provide (a room or building) with a color scheme, paint, wallpaper, etc
  • (decorate) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
  • (decorate) award a mark of honor, such as a medal, to; "He was decorated for his services in the military"
  • Confer an award or medal on (a member of the armed forces)
  • a room where books are kept; "they had brandy in the library"
  • A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to
  • a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
  • A collection of books and periodicals held in such a building or room
  • A collection of films, recorded music, genetic material, etc., organized systematically and kept for research or borrowing
  • a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing
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Library: An Unquiet History
Library: An Unquiet History
"Splendidly articulate, informative and provoking....A book to be savored and gone back to."—Baltimore Sun
On the survival and destruction of knowledge, from Alexandria to the Internet. Through the ages, libraries have not only accumulated and preserved but also shaped, inspired, and obliterated knowledge. Matthew Battles, a rare books librarian and a gifted narrator, takes us on a spirited foray from Boston to Baghdad, from classical scriptoria to medieval monasteries, from the Vatican to the British Library, from socialist reading rooms and rural home libraries to the Information Age.

He explores how libraries are built and how they are destroyed, from the decay of the great Alexandrian library to scroll burnings in ancient China to the destruction of Aztec books by the Spanish—and in our own time, the burning of libraries in Europe and Bosnia.

Encyclopedic in its breadth and novelistic in its telling, this volume will occupy a treasured place on the bookshelf next to Baker's Double Fold, Basbanes's A Gentle Madness, Manguel's A History of Reading, and Winchester's The Professor and the Madman.

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Decorating debris and Torpoint (Cornwall) library bag
Decorating debris and Torpoint (Cornwall) library bag
The library bag uses the English word "choughed" which I always thought was spelled "chuffed". It means to be "well pleased with". The macrame pink bag was bought from a street vendor in Mexico City who used discarded plastic coated electrical wire to make his bags.
my library nook
my library nook
our front den has transformed from a place to hold trash, cardboard boxes, and various junk, into a library nook. Stlll not finished but I love it already :)

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