I remember that as I picked them up, I observed the title of one of them, THE ORIGIN OF TREE WORSHIP, and it struck me that the fellow must be some poor bibliophile
, who, either as a trade or as a hobby, was a collector of obscure volumes.
He was a multifaceted personality, a physician, author of books, and editor of journals, bibliophile
, an organizer, an idealist, an innovator, educationist and above all a patriot of the highest order.
Any reader who loves books and mysteries will relish this book-oriented saga, the latest to enhance the Bibliophile
Now an eBook series of some of these short stories has been collated by Bibliophile
entitled Radio Times: Take 1, T 2, 3 and 4.
Wonderful color illustrations, fascinating facts, and an author's note embellish this wonderful true story about Thomas Jefferson the bibliophile
Food writer and bibliophile
Leslie Geddes-Brown here packs in a survey of some one hundred of the world's most influential and appealing cookbooks from the 1600s to modern times, considering writings by James Beard, Elizabeth David, Fannie Farmer, and more, and covering cuisines from around the world.
Little Lauren, the bibliophile
, has glorious thick and glossy Titian plaits, a broad grin and one of those peachy complexions falsely promised by potions and serums selling for pounds 150 a pop.
This profitable business has multiple revenue streams from Collective Global Art Books, Bibliophile
Limited Edition Art Books, a Contemporary Art Magazine and the definitive virtual art gallery in the world.
A wealthy publisher and bibliophile
, Day photographed himself and others--often male nudes--in stark scenes evoking Christian, classical, and mythological characters.
As a bibliophile
who loves the act of reading but also the sensory experience of a book's look, feel, and smell, I thought, "Why would anyone want to read a book on a screen?
Even though most of the Darwin material used in the book is now available on-line, the colour illustrations and high-quality paper make this a much more appealing format for the bibliophile
Most central in Clarke's development as an intellect, Swanston writes, stood the Afro-Puerto Rican bibliophile
and historian, Arthur Alfonso Schomburg, whose huge collection of books, pamphlets, and art work regarding African (Black) people worldwide laid the foundation for the world-famous Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, New York.