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See the inside of books

juin 16, 2013


Le Ransom Center, à l’Université du Texax à Austin a acquis en 2009 Les archives de David Foster Wallace. David Foster Wallace: An Inventory of His Papers at the Harry Ransom Center Repository: The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center Creator: Wallace, David Foster (1962-2008) Title: David Foster Wallace Papers Dates: 1971-2008 Extent: […]

Porto Lello Bookstore

mai 12, 2013


In 1881, José Pinto de Sousa Lello established a bookstore in the nearby Almada street. In 1894, Mathieux Logan sold the old Chardron Library to José Lello which, holding a partnership with his brother Antonio Lello, kept Chardron with the registered name of « Sociedade José Pinto Sousa Lello & Irmão », which then would be referred […]

Library : The Château of Chantilly

octobre 29, 2012


Library and archives The Château of Chantilly Rooms The Duke of Aumale integrated in his house with utmost care the various rooms destined to host his precious books. His exceptional collection deserved an exceptional room: the Book Cabinet. The Theatre Library, the second room dedicated to books, contains the contemporary books of Aumale, used for […]