'How pleasant it is to spend an evening in this way! I declare that after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.' No one made any reply. She then yawned again, threw aside her book, and cast her eyes round the room in quest of some amusement. — from Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen (1775-1817)
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September 6, 2014

Literary London



"Each character has been plotted in the corners of the city they most liked to roam or chose to call home (sometimes on Her Majesty’s Pleasure)."

I found this gem by chance after reading Cornflower Books' wonderful note about Mary Stewart. {Click here if you want to really see it.}


3 comments:

Frances said...

Love!

Nicola said...

Oh that's clever. Love the white text on black, too.

JaneGS said...

I really like this! It combines two of my favorite things--books and maps...make that three...London.

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