Little Library

Do you think an e-reader is the only way to carry a library of books around with you? Bookbinder Todd Pattison has thought of another way:

Todd Pattison - Little Library

Found and altered early 19th-century leather binding with fore-edge clasps. The bookshelves of the altered binding hold seventy-two blank leather- and paper-covered books which open and range in height from 1” to 1.5”.

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7 comments on “Little Library

  1. Seesaw says:

    It looks so cute! But not for old people with bad sight!

  2. Sylvia says:

    Yes, I think it would take a microscope to read them! That's inside the other book… 😉

  3. Stefanie says:

    How cute! I love that the “shelves” are also a modified book.

  4. Jodie says:

    Awwwwwwww. I want to know what all those white ones in a row are.

  5. Sylvia says:

    Me too, Jodie. I wonder if they are modelled on books in the artist's library? That would be cool. 🙂

  6. Anonymous says:

    Can you still buy something like that nowadays? I've found a man who had a whole collection of small sized books, but where do you buy those?

  7. I've seen miniature books in antiquarian book stores. You might also try Etsy online.

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