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Impossible Object #34: Invisible bookcases
Thanks to the excellent Techeblog for highlighting these – Top 5 Coolest Bookshelves for Geeks. They include the eye-catching Invisible Bookcase…
How does it work? Check out the picture below. Simple, but effictive.
‘Cool bookshelves’? Some may scoff, but – being in the middle of a reading craze at the moment (a sign of age?) – I would consider few things finer than a well-stocked bookcase.
I particularly like their entry at #1 – “Read Your Book Case”. It represents a whole new, furniture-based means of communication
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