A quiet moment for old books

1art de bien vivreI don’t necessarily read them, but I love to buy them, leaf through them, feel the gritty, rough printed paper, examine signatures and doodles, enjoy the type face and the little pictures at the end of chapters, find slips of paper inside. And consider that there were still kings in France back then.

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