The Art of the Bookstore
The Bookstore Paintings of Gibbs M. SmithBook - 2009
A celebration of bookselling in paintings and with independent voices.
The Art of the Bookstore is romantic, poetic, charismatic, and enduring, and independent booksellers around the world thrive on creating this unique culture and ambiance. In this lavish limited-edition gift, the words of many of these booksellers are paired with 40 bookstore paintings chronicling the passion and respect for books, booksellers, and the publishing industry.