I'd Rather Be Reading : A Library of Art for Book Lovers
by Guinevere De La Mare


Overview - For anyone who'd rather be reading than doing just about anything else, this book is the ultimate must-have. In this visual ode to all things bookish, readers will get lost in page after page of beautiful contemporary art, photography, and illustrations depicting the pleasures of books.  Read more...

 
In Stock.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 22 copies from $5.97
 
 
 

More About I'd Rather Be Reading by Guinevere De La Mare
 
 
 
Overview
For anyone who'd rather be reading than doing just about anything else, this book is the ultimate must-have. In this visual ode to all things bookish, readers will get lost in page after page of beautiful contemporary art, photography, and illustrations depicting the pleasures of books. Artwork from the likes of Jane Mount, Lisa Congdon, Julia Rothman, and Sophie Blackall is interwoven with text from essayist Maura Kelly, bestselling author Gretchen Rubin, and award-winning author and independent bookstore owner Ann Patchett. Rounded out with poems, quotations, and aphorisms celebrating the joys of reading, this lovingly curated compendium is a love letter to all things literary, and the perfect gift for bookworms everywhere.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781452155111
  • ISBN-10: 1452155119
  • Publisher: Chronicle Books
  • Publish Date: August 2017
  • Page Count: 96
  • Dimensions: 7.3 x 5.2 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.5 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Antiques & Collectibles > Books
Books > Art > General
Books > Literary Criticism > Books & Reading

 
BAM Customer Reviews