• Spike Lee's NYC Mansion: Library

    Lee purchased the townhouse from artist Jasper Johns in 1998 for $16.6 million. He put it on the market for $32 million last November and recently reduced the price to $28.5 million. Past owners…   See the Image

  • Library: Tudor Estate in Washington, D.C.

    Curl up in this cozy library and suddenly the afternoon is gone! A fireplace warms the space when the temperature drops while book shelves stretching the length of the rooms' walls keep your favorite…   See the Image

  • Elegant Hillside Estate: Library

    One of many luxurious rooms, the home library is the perfect spot for the piano. The 11,302-square-foot home also includes walk-in closets, an elevator, in-law and nanny quarters and a…   See the Image

  • Anjelica Huston House: Library

    The residential part of the property includes a large, light-filled library/study.   See the Image

  • Bookcase: Hinrik Ólafsson's Home in Iceland

    One of Hinrik’s must-have essentials at home is his bookcase, which is stocked with many volumes. “Books are an essential part of my life,” he says. “As an Icelander, literature is so important to…   See the Image

  • Library: Joel Schumacher's Rustic Retreat in Carpinteria, Calif.

    Built-in shelving lines the walls of the library, which could also serve as a cozy den. A full bathroom and closet allow for a third bedroom suite in the house.   See the Image

  • Staircase: Grand Home Theater in Slinger, Wis.

    The cherrywood spiral staircase provides an overhead view of the library. Herringbone parquet flooring, large windows and a quiet sitting area are a few of the features that make the library a…   See the Image

  • Library: Grand Home Theater in Slinger, Wis.

    The stunning cherrywood library boasts wall-to-wall bookshelves, providing the perfect spot for a book lover. A leather armchair offers a comfortable place for reading, while a spiral staircase…   See the Image

  • Library: Pre-War Apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y.

    Tuck up in this cozy library corner and read to your heart's content. Gorgeous original details surround you on all sides, from the intricate moldings to the wainscoting.   See the Image

  • Blockbuster Film Home.The Fugitive, starring Harrison Ford, was filmed in this spacious 6,200-square-foot manse. Built in 2000, the five-bedroom, five-bath modern is four stories of urbane glam.…   See the Image