París Café, por Jean Pierre Gibrat
April book photo challenge - Day 7, Socially Awkward Character, Sherlock Holmes
Take a lot of notes, boys
Keep reading. It’s one of the most marvelous adventures that anyone can have.
Jacques Tardi - 1995 - In french comics magazine (A SUIVRE)
Leave us alone without books and we shall be lost and in confusion at once.
There are many reasons why novelists write, but they all have one thing in common - a need to create an alternative world.
I’m always on the lookout for old books that look like these.
Illustration of girl reading about Jonah by Dorothy P. Lathrop from Hitty - Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field. The MacMillan Company, New York, 1929. First edition. Classic Tale of Phoebe Preble’s Doll. Newbery Award.
"There was a painful picture of a man being swallowed by a large fish."
"It would be better for me … that multitudes of men should disagree with me rather than that I, being one, should be out of harmony with myself.’
—Socrates, 482c, as reported by Plato in “Gorgias”