Saturday, March 20, 2010

vignette


last weekend I was lucky to find some  vintage books in the charity shop



sometimes the book  covers are so pretty



 love the vintage boys books



here are some nice book links

- want to know about vintage childrens books 

-my fav book blog  Book by It"s Cover

- by now you know, I like crime books, Detectives Beyond Borders

-food and books  The Hungry Novelist

enjoy your weekend ( lot"s of rain here )
guess I will have a little trip to the  book store

see you
kay

14 comments:

kristina - no penny for them said...

great finds!

it's raining here, too, but very mild. i say that's the perfect set-up for spring...

MoonDoggie said...

I love vintage kids books too. Found a nursery rhyme one with fantastic illustrations at a boot fair.
That's a lovely little vase you have in the second picture too.

gardenmama said...

gorgeous finds, many times i will purchase vintage books for their covers - so beautiful!

pretty flowers too! we have been enjoying lots of sun and blue skies and found our first crocus blooming in the garden!

happy spring kay!

sinnlighet said...

Yes Yes I must say it again, your blog ..... it's amazing and soooo inspiring.

A small footprint from Agneta & Sweden

Ps. I have an ongoing jewelry contest on my blog. Welcome! Ds

mi-rachel said...

really beatuiful bookcovers!

Naturalearthfarm said...

We use vintage books in our home learning. They are so pure and the I enjoy the use of language.
Warm wishes, Tonya

Kickcan and Conkers said...

Something tells me that I'm gonna really enjoy browsing that top site - thanks for the link!

Heidi said...

Love your finds of vintage books, Kay...thanks for the link to the "Hungry Novelist"...great blog...great recipes...enjoy your week...

ibb said...

Lovely!
Great finds! will take a look next time and if I find something...will let you know!

Jeannette said...

You found some great books! And I had a lot of fun going through your links. Thanks!

soisses said...

the book covers are fantastic - great finds...

Ma life à moi said...

I'm in love with those vintage books! And these links are great thank you!

Lovely World said...

Book art is one of my favorite things. Thanks for showing these.

carla said...

hey kay, wundervoll sehen deine bücher aus! ganz bezaubernd!
herzliche grüsse aus der schweiz,
carla