Yes, the library pictured below is in a man’s private residence. Jay Walker is the founder of priceline.com, and he designed his home to accomodate this spectacular library. It is 3,600 feet of pure, eccentric fabulocity.
I also have a real thing for incorporating gorgeous windows into a library. Jay Walker’s library windows are some of the best I’ve ever seen:
Thanks to Wired magazine for the picture. There are lots more images of Mr. Walker’s spectacular library at the Wired wesbite here.