Online Book Exhibits

A Frost Bouquet
Robert Frost, his family and the Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature.
Color Printing in the Nineteenth Century
An Exhibition at the Hugh M. Morris Library, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.
Household Words: Women Write from and for the Kitchen
An Exhibition from the Esther B. Aresty Collection of Rare Books in the Culinary Arts.
In Aedibvs Aldi
The legacy of Aldus Manutius and his press.
Lands of Opportunity: Books of the States
Lands of Opportunity describes the formation of the United States through fifty books, one for each of the fifty states. The story of five hundred years of American history is developed through the stories of explorers, soldiers, merchants, scientists, farmers, and miners. The dreams of wealth and glory of the early explorers, the destruction of the civilization of the native peoples, the harsh realities of farm life on the prairie, and the rise and fall of the gold mines in California are all described in these texts.
Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry
Online exhibit of the calendar images from the classic medieval book of hours.
Petals on a Wet Black Bough: American Modernist Writers and the Orient
A Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library Exhibition, Yale University
Renaissance Dante in Print (1472-1629)
Renaissance editions of Dante's Divine Comedy from the John A. Zahm, C.S.C., Dante Collection at the University of Notre Dame, together with selected treasures from The Newberry Library.
Robert Montgomery Bird: Writer and Artist
Exhibit of the 19th century author's books, papers, paintings and photographs.
She is More to be Pitied than Censured
Women, Sexuality and Murder in 19th Century America: an exhibition from the collections of the John Hay Library.
The Illustrated Book, 1780-1830
Selected from the collection of Harris N. Hollin, Department of Special Collections, University of Pennsylvania Library.
The Italian Futurist Book
An illustrated essay by Maurizio Scudiero on the history and significance of Futurist books.
Vatican Exhibit: Rome Reborn
The Library of Congress presents some 200 of the Vatican Library's most precious books, manuscripts and maps.





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