Women Reading

books0977:

Girl reading, 1920s. French postcard photograph. Photograph by Pisa, # 450.

“Let us read and let us dance - two amusements that will never do any harm to the world.” — Voltaire 

teachingliteracy:

A book, the sun, and the sea (by Romano’s Photos)

colourthysoul:

Harry Wilson Watrous - Just a couple of girls (1915)

(via thomerama)

Jean Seberg on the set of “À bout de souffle”

(Source: adieufranz, via breakfastineurope)

humansofnewyork:

“Reading to each other” was a common activity in the 1800’s and early 1900’s, especially among couples. But it’s rare enough today to be worthy of documentation.

(Source: humansofnewyork, via leopoldgursky)