Fantastic Libraries of the World

Here are some gorgeous libraries from around the world, taken by photographer Franck Bohbot. It seems like the French take their libraries the most seriously, from this collection, with some absolutely stunning architecture. Via MyModernMet:

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 Oval Reading Room, Bibliothèque nationale de France (Paris, France)

The Providence Athenaeum Library #1, RI, 2015

The Providence Athenaeum Library #1, RI, 2015

 

Biblioteca Angelica #2, Roma, Italy, 2012

Biblioteca Angelica #2, Roma, Italy, 2012

 

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Seikei University Library (Musashino, Tokyo, Japan)

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Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de la Sorbonne (Paris, France)

 

Bibliothèque historique de la ville de Paris (Paris, France)