Libraries: Where the world’s memory is stored

Stiftsbibliothek Kremsmünster (Kremsmünster Abbey Library), Austria. Source: BBC.

A new book from Taschen, Massimo Listri: The World’s Most Beautiful Libraries, features images taken by Listri of the oldest and finest libraries around the world, from medieval to 19th-Century institutions and private to monastic collections. It claims to be ‘a bibliophile beauty pageant’.

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