The Fabrica: The Anatomy of a Beautiful Book

Andreas Vesalius' Fabrica: The Anatomy of a Revolution

Published in 1543, The Fabrica, written by Belgian physician Andreas Vesalius, is one of the most influential books in medical history and also incredibly beautiful. Discover the remarkable story behind the creation of this pioneering book of anatomy.

Rare & Collectable Shakespeare

The Comedies of William Shakespeare

Considered the greatest writer in the English language, William Shakespeare's works are among the world's most widely read, most intensely studied, and most passionately collected. Enjoy this spectacular selection.

P.D. James Dies at 94

Cover Her Face by P.D. James

Crime writer P.D.James has died peacefully at her Oxford home. She created the beloved character of Scotland Yard Inspector Adam Dalgliesh, and wrote over 20 books throughout her career, most crime novels.

Winter is Coming

A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series is five novels deep, and its not over yet. Dwarves, dragons, betrayal and treachery make these books irresistible. Explore the fantastical world of A Games of Thrones.

21 Psychedelic Book Covers

The Singing Citadel by Michael Moorcock

Books were a real groovy trip in the 60s and 70s. Far out science fiction was as popular as ever, and imaginative stories set in fantastical universes opened the door to creative book design. We've gathered the best psychedelic covers here.