Check out these practical options (Italian design offered in different finish depending on the store):
Italian-designed and manufactured this turns traditional library storage on end.
Ten shelves hold stacks of books horizontally to occupy a minimum of floor space.
The alternative library stack. Layer books and novels on their sides.
Italian Bruno Rainaldi design in lightweight laser-cut steel with
silver powdercoat adds literati edge to a room.
For those that noted the other product designer, this is also Bruno Rainaldi design.
It is created from steel sheeting with a lacquer finish.
Design Within Reach is also offering a deal when purchasing two!