Wisdom Books from the Saint John's Bible; a Talk by Tim Ternes, Director, The Saint John's Bible and HMML Programming
Wednesday, February 15, 2016, 3pm. Rosenwald Room, LJ-205
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Rare Book of the Month: Mary's Treasures
Fresh Off the Digital Press: Cronecken der Sassen, (Chronicles of Saxony) Mainz, Peter Schoeffer, March 6, 1492.
From the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection
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A Child's Garden of Verses
Illustration of Stevenson
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The Gutenberg Bible
The first great book printed in Western Europe from movable metal type.
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[Susan B. Anthony, full-length portrait, seated, facing left]. From the Prints and Photographs Division
|The unique materials of the Rare Book
and Special Collections Division, now totaling over 800,000 items,
include books, broadsides, pamphlets, theater playbills, prints,
posters, photographs, and medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. At
the center is Thomas Jefferson's book collection, which was sold
to Congress in 1815.