In London, Classic Books Become Benches

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In London, you can actually rest on England's rich literary tradition. Britain's National Literacy Trust partnered with public art organization Wild in Art to create BookBenches. The 50 sculptures resembling folded paperbacks and illustrated by artists are mapped via the organization's website.

London's New "Book Benches" Invite People To Relax On A Classic Work Of Literature | Co.Create

(Image credits: Books About Town)

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