A fascinating glimpse into one of the most brilliant minds in human history
“Palaces of Self-Discovery” is a photo series of libraries across Europe by French photographer Thibaud Poirier
The Duke Humfrey’s Library contains rare titles such as a Shakespeare First Folio and 1 of 42 Gutenberg Bibles
The breathtaking entrance sets the stage for a literary adventure
At nearly 65 meters in length (213 ft), it is filled with over 200,000 of the library’s oldest books
It’s miniature literature!
From musical instruments and sewing machines, to board games and GoPros.