Witty, stylish and now with more than a touch of nostalgia attached, Books! - written by Murray McCain and John Alcorn and originally published in 1962 - has now been reissued. Though technically for kids, it's likely that grown-ups will get the same, if not more, pleasure from it too.
If you can't afford one of the classic modernist or midcentury modern properties featured over at WowHaus, you can always get yourself one in miniature. Like one of these Miniio modernist dolls houses and furniture.