Why not? We’ll throw in with the rest of the gift guides.
For the literary set on your list, what about commissioning a bookshelf portrait? Send in a photograph of your ten favorite book spines (together or separately), and your painting will arrive in 6 to 8 weeks. This makes it late for Christmas, but the website indicates that special arrangements may be possible.
(Here’s what it looks like framed. This is James Franco’s “ideal bookshelf,” offered as a print through Jen Bekman’s 20 x 200 series.
What about an Iris Murdoch or Emily Dickinson doll? UneekDollDesigns sells beautiful, handmade literary dolls.
Another beautiful gift: Strunk and White’s “Elements of Style,” illustrated by Maira Kalman