Tuesday, June 30, 2009

old books!

Visiting Yussopov Palace (Saint Petersburg, Russia) couldn't help lingering in the library, admiring the huge glass front bookcase and of course ending up photographing these lovely old books.
The Yussopovs left in a hurry believing someday they would be returning back... In the hidden space behind a wall, they managed to hide several of Pushkin's manuscripts, only to be found decades later...

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