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Romantic Modern Library

A quiet, contemplative space to browse books and magazines.

"There's something about stacked books that makes me really happy," says homeowner Katherine Yaphe of her main floor reading area. The dark walls create a moody ambiance that's further enhanced by a graphic honeycomb-patterned rug.

For more design and decorating ideas, browse our Amazing Libraries photo gallery, plus watch a video tour of this home.

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