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I just got chills. Just look at these wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling bookshelves designed by Malcolm Davis Architecture. I wouldn’t even know where to start if these were mine. I know my books would barely take up a quarter of this unit. It would, however, give me an excuse to buy all those beautiful ceramic pieces I always bypass.

Living Room BookshelvesDesign by Malcolm Davis Architecture

You know whose book collection might take up this entire wall? My girl Marilyn’s. She had a personal library of more than 400 books and was an avid reader.

Marilyn Monroe ReadingMarilyn Monroe via Booktryst


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10 Responses

  1. Carlee Davis says:

    I would die! Beautiful bookshelves.

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  3. Robin says:

    I would be happy with the ones shown in Marilyn's photo.

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  5. Carol says:

    I could only dream that my books would one day fill all those beautiful shelves
    But I am a great dreamer dare to dream

  6. Billy says:

    where's the ladder to get to em?

  7. Elizabeth says:

    Want them. Wow!! My books would be very happy.

  8. kathy says:

    just what i need but who will dust them while i'm busy reading.

  9. Jackson Duka says:

    I actually thankful to discover this website on bing, just what I was seeking for : D too bookmarked .

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