Dept. of Nifty Bookends

March 27, 2018

Industrial vise bookends

Re-Scape.com recently posted to Facebook photos of eight unusual ideas for using tools as bookends.

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Dept. of Nifty Bookends

March 11, 2018

Nifty bookend

Found at The Bookcase Project via Facebook


Cool Bookends

February 11, 2011

Those of us who haven’t thrown out all our books since the advent of the Kindle, the Nook, and its ilk are fully aware that the possession of numerous sets of bookends – homemade or store-bought (and usually some of each) – are part of the required equipment of the dedicated booklover.

Before the Internet Era, finding unusual bookends was a relatively rare occurence. Nowadays, photos of unusual bookends are posted to the biblioblogosphere with satisfying regularity. For example, Flavorwire recently posted these ten sets of unusual-looking bookends.

Found via the New Yorker’s Book Bench