The sweet serenity of books -- Longfellow quote - letterpress card

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"The love of learning - The sequestered nooks -- and all the sweet serenity of books." This biblio-friendly quote from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is letterpress printed in warm red ink, accompanied by a serene brown image of a woman reading in a windowseat. Printed on cream colored stock. Soy ink, 100% post-consumer recycled cardstock. Size is approximately 4.25 x 5.5 (A2), with matching envelope.

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