Living Rooms for People Who Really Love Books

Living Rooms for People Who Really Love Books

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Nancy Mitchell
Apr 3, 2015
(Image credit: Alexandra Loew)

If your idea of a blissful home is one where every wall is covered in bookshelves, then this collection of photos is for you. These 10 living rooms are filled with beautiful furniture and art, but perhaps their most eye-catching feature is their abundant shelving, filled with books upon books upon books.

Above: bookshelves surround a fireplace in a space by Alexandra Loew.

(Image credit: Lonny)

The beamed ceiling and wall of bookshelves make this living room from Lonny extra cozy.

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Wall-mounted shelves wrap a living room from House Beautiful, via Arkpad.

(Image credit: Domino)

These homeowners cleverly fitted in bookshelves between the windows of their living room, acheiving a warm, textured feel. From Domino.

(Image credit: House and Garden)

The sliding ladder is just the icing on the cake. Spotted on House and Garden.

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Books add color and texture to a space from Rum Hemma.

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A tall wall of books in a living room from Dwell.

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Books make a roomy living room from Casa Vogue extra inviting.

(Image credit: Desire to Inspire)

A finally, a book-filled Brooklyn loft from Desire to Inspire. Delicious.

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