Thierry W. Despont said of the library he created in a Georgian Revival house, also of his making, in Toronto, Canada. The library’s baronial design, a riff on the domed hall of Palladio’s Villa Capra.
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The Wellcome Library has acquired a century manuscript with fold-out illustrations relating to astrology and medicine. Previously unknown to scholars, it turns out to have been owned by eccentric English poet Edith Sitwell.