Wednesday, June 1, 2011

A Book

There is no frigate like a book
To take us lands away,
Nor any coursers like a page
Of prancing poetry.
This traverse may the poorest take
Without oppress or toil;
How frugal is the chariot
That bears a human soul!

~ Emily Dickinson

A selection of Cassandra's antique books with decorative publishers' bindings
 

1 comment:

  1. Such a lovely poem! Your antique book are a treasure.

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