Mats Nilsen

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In this widely praised history of an infamous institution, award-winning scholar Marcus Rediker shines a light into the darkest corners of the British and American slave ships of the eighteenth centur

Victorian publisher’s binding on Rip Van Winkle (Macmillan and Co, 1893) The cover design is unsigned, but it was possibly George Henry Boughton (1833-1905), illustrator of book. Boughton was born in Norwich, England, moving at the age of three to Albany, New York. In 1862 he returned permanently to England (London) and over the next 42 years he exhibited 87 pieces at the Royal Academy. He illustrated several works by American writers, including this work by Washington Irving.

turnbullrarebooks: “Victorian publisher’s binding on Rip Van Winkle (Macmillan and Co, The cover design is unsigned, but it was possibly George Henry Boughton illustrator of book.

15 Best Classic Books & Novels For Teens

Looking for ways to introduce classics to teens this summer. Here is a compilation of 15 of the most interesting classic books for teens to enjoy reading!

Happy #shelfiesunday ! How has your day gone? We went to church and now we are continuing our window trim project. Whoohoo!!! #shelves #bookshelves #shelfie #readersofinstagram #mylibraryroom #bookhoarder #bookcollector #igreads #bookish

Happy #shelfiesunday ! How has your day gone? We went to church and now we are continuing our window trim project. Whoohoo!!! #shelves #bookshelves #shelfie #readersofinstagram #mylibraryroom #bookhoarder #bookcollector #igreads #bookish

Mind your own business..

Mind your own business..

Listen & Learn - Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama is a monk of the Gelug or "Yellow Hat" school of Tibetan Buddhism, the newest of the schools of Tibetan Buddhism. We've compiled a list of some of the quotes said by the current Dalai Lama, these quotes express much wisdom and can teach us