Tag Archives: Halloween

Old Book Covers and Googly Eyes. Say What?

Scary vintage book covers just got creepier! Googly Eye Books, via Tumbler, describes itself as…”A blog combining two of mankind’s greatest achievements: literature and googly eyes.” I may have to agree! They have created another form of book art. I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Book Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Classics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Medieval Costume Needs Good Girdle Book

Thinking medieval this Halloween? If you want to dress the part of a monk, judge or noble from the Middle Ages, and be authentic, then you must put your girdle on; that is, a girdle book, from the less widely … Continue reading

Posted in Book Binding, Rare Vintage Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments