Little Things Toddler Tee
“It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.” —Arthur Conan Doyle.
Louisa May Alcott Pillow Cover- Typewriter
"She is too fond of books and it has turned her brain." —Louisa May Alcott
Mail a bit of postal history with this charming set of 20 different notecards and envelopes featuring images of stamps from the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum.
Mark Twain Sterling Silver Cuff
"To believe yourself brave is to be brave; it is the one only essential thing."
Matilda Pillow Cover
Roald Dahl’s glorious heroine, surrounded by the precious books through which “She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.”
Medieval Manuscript Silk Chiffon Scarf
Based on motifs found in a circa-1500 book of hours in the collection of The Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge.
Midsummer Toddler Onesie or Tee
"And though she be but little, she is fierce!" 6-12 mo onesie, 12-18 mo tee, 18-24 mo tee and 2T tee
Newborn Gift Collection
Celebrate the birth of a future reader with our gift collection of all things literary, especially chosen for a newborn.
Old School Lap Desk
Perfect for writing and drawing as well as for working on laptop computers, this lap desk is made of handsome hardwood and rests comfortably on the user’s lap
Olivetti Pattern Notecards
The Olivetti typewriter is an icon, both as design object and as the favorite writing tool of authors such as John Cheever, Leonard Cohen, and Francis Ford Coppola. This notecard set features four distinctive patterns made on the Olivetti Lettera 32.
Original 1951 Notebook
Legend has it that this is the model notebook used by Julia Child to record her recipes when she was a student at the Cordon Bleu. (It made a cameo appearance in Nora Ephron's 2009 movie, “Julie & Julia.”)
Original 1951 Notebooks - Pocket Size
A mini version of the classic notebook first made in that year by its renowned French manufacturer.
Precious Metals Fountain Pens for Everyday
Chic, affordable, and—most important for a tool to be used every day—beautifully engineered: comfortable to hold, lightweight yet anything but plastic-y, with a nib that glides across the page.
Prohibition and Repeal Amendments Rocks Glasses
Pair of 11 oz. rocks glasses, a witty and sobering reminder of the historical path to legal drinking in the United States.
Pure Cotton Correspondence Pad and Envelopes
Pad of 50 sheets of creamy white paper with soft wove finish and watermark; made without chemicals. 25 tissue-lined envelopes.
Rainbow Fountain Pens for Everyday
Color coding is an old-school method, and a proven way to increase productivity. Use color to organize and prioritize a To Do list, or to make any writing project more fun.
Resist much. Obey little. Adult size T-shirt
Unisex. Various sizes. "Resist much. Obey little" -Walt Whitman's rallying cry for individual and collective liberty, from 1860 edition of "Leaves of Grass."
Resist much. Obey little. Kids T-shirt
Walt Whitman's rallying cry for individual and collective liberty, from 1860 edition of "Leaves of Grass." Four sizes; all cotton.
Rhodia Treasure Box
For the list maker, the stationery lover, the neatnik: a box cleverly designed to look like one of the orange notepads so beloved by Europeans, filled with four essential pads.
Sentence Diagrams of Great Literary Openers
“I really do not know that anything has ever been more exciting than diagramming sentences.” —Gertrude Stein. 24 detachable postcards, bound in a mini hardcover book.
Shakespeare Characters Mug
These heirloom quality bone china mugs are decorated with humorous illustrations depicting more than 40 of the central characters from 14 of Shakespeare’s major plays.
Shakespeare Cocktail Napkins
"Good company, good wine, good welcome can make good people" and three other quotes; 100 paper napkins; 25 each of four designs.