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The Many Lives of James Boswell

Terry Seymour will describe and show us his extraordinary collection of the books, papers, and artworks identified with the protean Scottish biographer, traveler, and diarist James Boswell…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 29th, 2021 0 likes 16 plays

Imaginary Books: An Exhibition of Lost, Unwritten, and Fictive Books from the Collection of Reid Byers

This is a collection of things that cannot be. It has been described as an exhibition of imaginary books, a bibliophilic entertainment, and a post- structuralist conceptual art installation. It…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 3rd, 2021 0 likes 81 plays

Little Books and Big Ideas in the 17th Century (Princeton Bibliophiles & Collectors)

Jennifer Larson, professor of classics at Kent State University, will discuss the types of books 17th-century printers considered suitable for miniature and small formats and their relationship to…

From  PU Princeton University Library on February 1st, 2021 0 likes 31 plays

Colloquium | "The Virtual Materiality of Texts: Book History during a Pandemic" | Panel II & Closing Remarks

Recording of the second panel and closing remarks. Panel II | "Closed Archives, Open Access" • Nigel Smith (Princeton University) | "Scan and Deliver! Archives in the…

From  Department of History Department on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 98 plays

The Books and Prints of Anaïs Nin and her Gemor Press

Recently, the Library acquired most of the rare, letterpress editions printed by Anaïs Nin (French-Cuban, 1903-1977). Best known for her diaries, Nin also wrote fiction with themes of history,…

From  PU Princeton University Library on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 30 plays

Preparing Data for Publication: Citing Data

Deeper dive into how to cite data.

From  PU Princeton University Library on June 1st, 2020 0 likes 9 plays