Bibliophiles leave raving about the rooms and rooms and rooms full of books, arranged by size, many of the volumes printed in this building.
Mapheads focus on the Geography Room full of early maps and globes printed here for Mercator and Ortelius.
But underfoot is a patina built and burnished by human contact over hundreds of years.
Focused on the historic furnishings, visitors may overlook the materials, colors, and textures underfoot, each functional in its own place and each telling a story.
Yours in keeping things grounded,