Some articles on museum reading room, museum, reading room:
... The British Museum Reading Room has become iconic ... It is the subject of an eponymous poem, The British Museum Reading Room, by Louis MacNeice ... action of David Lodge's 1965 novel The British Museum Is Falling Down takes place in the old Reading Room ...
Famous quotes containing the words room, museum and/or reading:
“He will show you a large room upstairs, already furnished. Make preparations for us there.”
—Bible: New Testament, Luke 22:12.
“One can think of life after the fish is in the canoe.”
—Hawaiian saying no. 23, lelo NoEau, collected, translated, and annotated by Mary Kawena Pukui, Bishop Museum Press, Hawaii (1983)
“A society person who is enthusiastic about modern painting or Truman Capote is already half a traitor to his class. It is middle-class people who, quite mistakenly, imagine that a lively pursuit of the latest in reading and painting will advance their status in the world.”
—Mary McCarthy (19121989)