My Ideal Bookshelf

corrected version http://pinterest.com/pin/278941770642792138/ The Geography of the Imagination by Guy Davenport The Way of Chinese Painting by Mai Mai Sze The I Ching or Book of Changes, Wilhelm/Baynes Conversations with Antonio Tapies by Barbara Catoir Cooking for Life by Michael Abehsera Square Zen Square Moon by Paul Reps Body of Time by Robert Gibbons The Book of Tea by Kakuzo Okakura The…

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My Ideal Bookshelf All Old and Well Used A traveller in 1822 Britain relied on this very copy of Paterson’s Roads for a milestone by milestone guide along any one of England’s roads. It was updated by Edward Mogg whose foreword reads “To His most Gracious Majesty The King, Sire,   Permitted to lay at Your…

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I loved the process of picking my top 10 – winnowing and refining until I had the ideal bookshelf. It sums up the things I love – A slighty spooky, sensuous & sensual selection of art, beauty, and wit. The Pre-Raphaelites by Christopher WoodFornasetti: Designer of dreams by Patrick MauriesArmour wherein he trusted by Mary…

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My Ideal Bookshelf

Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett Norwegian Wood by  Haruki Murakami Blankets by Craig Thompson Love is a Mixtape: Life & Loss, One Song at a Time by Rob Sheffield Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides Arcadia by Tom Stoppard The Bronze Horseman by…

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My Ideal Bookshelf

Books that shaped my life: The Memory of Running by Ron McLarty Botchan by Natsume Soseki The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova I Capture The Castle by Dodie Smith Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton Harry Potter & the Philosopher’s Stone The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Life of Pi…

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IDEAL BOOKSHELF: Writing Workshops Los Angeles Instructors Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen  The Weekend by Peter Cameron Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov American Tabloid by James Ellroy The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood The Wild Iris by Louise Gluck Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell Merriam Webster Unabridged Dictionary Bleak House by Charles Dickens Ghostwritten by David…

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