Calligraphy and Lettering Used in Artists' Books with Rawan Alferachy
Thursday, December 8, 2016, 3pm. Rosenwald Room, LJ-205
Books and other items available from the Library of Congress Sales Shop
Rare Book of the Month: Mary's Treasures
Rare Book Blog Post: World War I; "Kim," the Life Saver
New Pinterest Board
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.
See the new Finding Aid: Scrapbooks Compiled by Thompson and Chesson, (1797-1886). 19 scrapbooks compliled by British abolitionists
|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.