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rebecca.romney

Rebecca Romney

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This alphabet book was printed in gold! Published circa 1835 in Paris. #learnyourletters #abc ...
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This alphabet book was printed in gold! Published circa 1835 in Paris. #learnyourletters #abc #gold #paris #education #history #bookstagram #bookcollecting
The owner of this book from 1892 made their own dust jacket for it — with an original watercolor and ...
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The owner of this book from 1892 made their own dust jacket for it — with an original watercolor and pink silk ribbon ties to boot. How you treat your books can become fascinating evidence of reader practices for future historians. #reading #book #bookstagram #scarletletter #nathanielhawthorne #watercolor #vernacularart
This miniature book from 1952 was part of a series boasting “the smallest books in the world” — with ...
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This miniature book from 1952 was part of a series boasting “the smallest books in the world” — with each printed leaf only 3.5mm square. It contains the Lord’s Prayer in 7 languages. #miniature #tiny #book #bookstagram #lordsprayer #bookcollecting #polyglot
Yummy marbled text block edges on these binding from the late-19th century. #eyecandy #books ...
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Yummy marbled text block edges on these binding from the late-19th century. #eyecandy #books #bookstagram #bookcollecting #marbledpaper #19thcentury
This little book — documenting unintentionally funny examples of bad English composition found ...
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This little book — documenting unintentionally funny examples of bad English composition found in the wild — still has its original dust jacket from 1884! Dust jackets are not just a 20th-century phenomenon. #dustjacket #bookhistory #book #bookstagram #badgrammar #bookcollecting
Join me today at 4:00 PM / 7:00 ET for a live Q&A with Michael Powell, of the world-renowned Powell’s ...
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Join me today at 4:00 PM / 7:00 ET for a live Q&A with Michael Powell, of the world-renowned Powell’s Books, and D.W. Young, director of the documentary THE BOOKSELLERS, in which I was featured. The event, presented by Living Room Theaters and moderated by Sarah Holbrooke, will be a discussion of storytelling and the culture of books inspired by the film. Register for the free event here: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/the-booksellers-qa/register Watch THE BOOKSELLERS and support Living Room Theatre here: https://thebooksellers.vhx.tv/products/the-booksellers-for-living-room-theaters #booksellers #virtualcinema #virtualdiscussion #bookstagram #powellsbooks #portland #bookcollecting #bookshop #indiebookstore #indiefilm #booksellersmovie #documentary
Cover detail from Bruno Munari’s DESIGN AS ART, a paperback original of the first edition in English ...
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Cover detail from Bruno Munari’s DESIGN AS ART, a paperback original of the first edition in English (1971). #brunomunari #book #bookstagram #paperback #design #art #bookcollecting
This octopus comes from an ABC book printed in New Jersey in the 1940s — and, boy, does it look it. Just ...
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This octopus comes from an ABC book printed in New Jersey in the 1940s — and, boy, does it look it. Just catalogued for @typepunchmatrix. #1940s #smallpress #newjersey #abc #childrensbooks #book #bookstagram
Aphorisms collected in 1660 by Tho mas Forde in a book called THEATRE OF WITS. Note the long S used ...
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Aphorisms collected in 1660 by Tho mas Forde in a book called THEATRE OF WITS. Note the long S used in this text — those aren’t Fs! That’s a holdover from the manuscript tradition. Just catalogued @typepunchmatrix #wit #axiom #aphorism #book #bookstagram
Book textures. Red cloth binding from 1912 with bottom edge of the text block uncut. The work: Constance ...
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Book textures. Red cloth binding from 1912 with bottom edge of the text block uncut. The work: Constance Garnett’s first translation into English of THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV. #book #bookstagram #russianliterature #dostoyevski #bookhistory
Map on the back of the #firstedition dust jacket of DUNE (1965). Not going to lie: super excited about ...
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Map on the back of the #firstedition dust jacket of DUNE (1965). Not going to lie: super excited about the new DUNE movie. #books #bookstagram #bookcollecting #sciencefiction #dune #frankherbert #fantasy #spaceopera
Detail of the jacket design from the 1962 #firstedition of A WRINKLE IN TIME by Madeleine L’Engle. ...
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Detail of the jacket design from the 1962 #firstedition of A WRINKLE IN TIME by Madeleine L’Engle. Designer: Ellen Raskin. #sciencefiction #books #bookstagram #dustjacket #wrinkleintime
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