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LIGHT READING BOOK LAMP by Sam Johnson

Posted By Jill Fehrenbacher On November 20, 2006 @ 2:26 am In Green Lighting | 3 Comments

Light Reading Lamp, Sam Johnson, Thorsten Van Allen, GNR8, CFL, Compact Flourescent Reading lamp, low energy book lamp [1]

Sam Johnson’s Light Reading [2] is a low-energy compact fluorescent lamp ingeniously disguised as a book. It is meant to nestle in between other books on your bookshelf and remain invisible until illuminated: when turned off it blends right in with your other books, but switched on, it emits a bright white light which reveals its title. Made from a material called ‘Secret sign’ (by Perspex), the low-energy fluorescent fixture ensures that you won’t use much energy and the book lamp won’t ever overheat (and damage your other books). We love the way Light Reading [3] puts a clever new spin on the concept of reading lamp.



$149 from GNR8 [3]

+ Sam Johnson [2]


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[2] Light Reading: http://www.samjohnsondesign.com/docs/prod4_2.html

[3] Light Reading: http://www.gnr8.biz/product_info.php?products_id=231

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