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Tableau Général de l'Empire Othoman, Paris, Imp. de monsieur [Firmin Didot] 1787-1820.
George Washington's Bookplate
The George Washington Collection in the Rare Book and Special Collections Division contains forty autographed copies of books belonging to Washington.
Books in Action: The Armed Services Editions
When books went to war, many American soldiers and sailors discovered the joy of reading.
Why Hannah Mather Crocker's Observations on the Real Rights of Women Matters at 200
Review Digitized Book: Observations On the Real Rights of Women, with their Appropriate Duties Agreeable to Scripture, Reason and Common Sense.
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Featured Digital Collection
The Jay I. Kislak Collection
Historia de Mexico [with] the Tovar Calendar, ca. 1830-1862.
More than 3,000 rare books, maps, manuscripts, historic documents, artifacts and works of art related to early American history and the cultures of Florida, the Caribbean, and Mesoamerica.
|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.