Gladstone's Library, known until 2010 as St Deiniol's Library, is a residential library in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. - It is a Grade I listed building. The library was founded by the Victorian statesman and politician William Ewart Gladstone.
Abbey of St Gall Library, 1763. St Gallen, Switzerland. The library has many forms of decoration, including putti in niches above the cases, representing the mechanical disciplines and the fine arts.From "The Library: A World History" by Cambridge University architectural historian James Campbell and photographer Will Pryce.