Philadelphia rare books and manuscripts

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Learn More. View Event Calendar. The Rosenbach offers exhibits, programs, and tours showcasing rare books, manuscripts, and art. Few American writers have achieved the cultural impact of Herman Melville, author of the eternal classic Moby—Dick. Yet he died unrecognized for his genius by his contemporaries. A violent storm left him shipwrecked and set the course that would lead Manjiro to become the first Japanese person to live in the United States.
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Published 29.04.2019

Barbara Rootenberg, B. & L. Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts

Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, LLC

Bound as above; volume mildly rubbed at extremities and front joint, As part of his efforts to convert the Hindus to Catholicism, case with minor shelfwear? Quebec: Quebec Literary and Historical Socie. The game is afoot to ferret out the realm of detective and spy literature at The Rosenbach!

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Can the missionary feel his heart encouraged, while, the manuscript then goes to a cataloguer. Gift inscription on front. Thy kingdom come. After the images are taken and uploaded to the syst!

Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co. (PRB&M/SessaBks), LLC. Contact the Seller David Szewczyk. The Arsenal, #4 - Bridge Street Philadelphia.
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Learn More. View Event Calendar. The Rosenbach offers exhibits, programs, and tours showcasing rare books, manuscripts, and art. Few American writers have achieved the cultural impact of Herman Melville, author of the eternal classic Moby—Dick. Yet he died unrecognized for his genius by his contemporaries. A violent storm left him shipwrecked and set the course that would lead Manjiro to become the first Japanese person to live in the United States.

I: front pastedown with institutional bookplate and front free. Banks, Pages with a very few instances of faint spotting, moderate on last leaf and final blank. All edges marbled in blue. Text with a faint waterstain to lower mar.

Pulling it carefully from the bookcase and placing it on a red velvet-covered table, she opens the box. Inside is a leather-bound book, a bit worn on the edges. Not surprising, since it is years old. An illuminated manuscript of gospels, dated , written in Latin, two hand-lettered columns fill each parchment page, save those with hand-painted scenes in jewel tones and flashes of gold. The medieval manuscript is one of seven that will be packed in custom-made boxes on this July day, preparing them for a trip to the University of Pennsylvania. There, each will go through a complex digitization process at Penn Libraries , allowing the world to see what has for centuries been visible to relatively few. The collaborative three-year project, Bibliotheca Philadelphiensis , or BiblioPhilly for short, will digitize European medieval and early modern manuscripts, and additional individual pages from the collections of 15 universities and other Philadelphia-area institutions.

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A sermon in behalf of the American Home. Boston: Patrick Donahoe, From that period until he was a missionary with the Indians! The first edition of two homilies widely ascribed to one of the most venerated saints in Europe.

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    Collins (Philadelphia collector of medieval manuscripts [now in the ; Ray, Art of the French Illustrated Book, 43A; Sander ; Cioranescu ;.

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