“Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.” – Carlos Ruiz Zafrón, The Shadow of the Wind
Georges de Feure, artist (French, 1868–1943), Marcel Schwob (French, 1867–1905), La porte des rêves, Paris: Pour les Bibliophiles indépendants chez Henry Floury [Octave Uzanne], 1899. The Morgan Library & Museum.
The heavyweight of 20th-century literature is the focus of Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars, which will feature photographs, manuscripts, passports and even his dog tags at the Morgan Library and Museum in New York City.