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    • Aurora. [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1200
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This famous paraphrase of the Bible in Latin verse was one of the most popular Latin books of poetry of the late 12th and 13th century. Petrus de Riga, who died in 1209, began it. Aegidius of Paris finished it. This version did not appear in...
    • Breviary (Breviarium) [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1275
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • The Breviary is one of the six official books used by the Roman Catholic Church in its liturgy. It is a book of prayer for the clergy, giving the directions for all of the various services of the Divine Hours throughout the year. The other five...
    • Psalter (Psalterium) [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1375
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • The Psalter with its one hundred and fifty psalms is the best collection of religious lyrics which the world possesses. It is no wonder, therefore, that it forms an important part of so many medieval manuscripts. The Psalms are found not only in...
    • Book of Hours (Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1450
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • In the second half of the 15th century, the devout and wealthy laymen had a wide selection of Books of Hours from which to choose, both manuscript volumes and printed texts. These were often sold, in large cities, in book stalls erected directly in...
    • Psalter (Psalterium). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1475
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This leaf from the Book of Psalms was written in the Benedictine monastery of St. Stephan in Würzburg and dated 1499 A.D. The book hand closely resembles the fine early gothic types called lettre de forme and used by Fust and Schoeffer in their...
    • Book of Hours (Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1500
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This beautiful manuscript leaf was written and illuminated about the year 1535 A.D. At this late date Books of Hours were also being printed in great numbers by such famous French printers as Vostre, de Colines, and Tory. These were elaborately...
    • [Correspondence from Richard Brinsley Sheridan]

    • 1800-08-15
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Correspondence from Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1816) to the Treasurer of Drury Lane Theatre, Mr. Peake, dated August 15th, 1800. The note is written in ink on stationery paper. It also contains an ink transcription by a previous owner believed...
    • Juvenile memoirs. Part 2

    • 1830-1839
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 16 p. ; 98 mm. Toy book. Imprint on cover: Leicester : Sold by Hull, Harvey, Compy. ; London : Sold also by G. Wightman. Printed and illustrated green wrappers. Bound with: The little peace-maker, and 17 other English chapbooks.
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "Stranger"]

    • 1833-01-19
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Broadside for the evening of Saturday, Oct. 19, 1833. The broadside is letterpressed on rag paperstock and lists two pieces. The first piece is the play 'Stranger' starring William Charles Macready (1793-1873) and Mrs....
    • [Broadside for Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, "Werner"]

    • 1833-11-18
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Broadside for London's Theatre Royal, Drury Lane for the evening of Monday, Nov. 18, 1833. The broadside is letterpressed on rag paperstock and lists three pieces. The first piece is the play 'Werner' starring William Charles Macready (1793-1873)...
    • Morning-glory

    • 1840
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • [20] p. : ill. ; 15 cm. Cover title. In prose and verse. Offices in New York, Boston, and Baltimore also listed in imprint. Wrappers included in pagination. Page numbering in volume: 31, 32, 29, 33, 34, 24, 44, 28, 49, 52, 51, 54, 53, 50, 55, 88,...
    • [Financial and legal documents - Porter Drug Store]

    • 1843-1889
    • Mss. Coll. 11 William Sidney Porter Papers
    • Twenty-six items are from the Porter Drug Store from 1853-1889. The majority are receipts for items purchased and several are signed by W.C. Porter. See the finding aid for the various names of this drugstore at different times. Also included is an...
    • [Autograph of Charlotte Cushman]

    • 1844-11-23
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Autograph of Charlotte Cushman given on Nov. 23, 1844 in Liverpool, England. It accompanies a quotation she also wrote from Longfellow's 'Hyperion.' The quotation and autograph are written in ink on pink stationery that looks to have been torn out...
    • [Photographs of First Presbyterian Church]

    • 1846-1927
    • CC011 First Presbyterian Church Archives
    • These seven photographs document church buildings, as well as an "Every Member Canvas" taken on March 20, 1932. The earliest building, seen in two photographs, is dated to 1846 and represents the second church building. Photograph 003 shows the...
    • Uncle Tom's cabin, or, Life among the lowly [binding]

    • 1852
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate brown vertical rib cloth (BAL "T" cloth); title page vignette reproduced on covers within oval double-rule frame, ornaments at corners, all within thick rule border; front cover vignette in gilt, all other decoration on cover in blind;...
    • [Clipping, Cast list, "Rip Van Winkle", Cleveland Theatre, Cleveland]

    • 1855-10-29
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Clipping of the cast list from the program for 'Rip Van Winkle' performed Oct. 29, 1855 at the Cleveland Theatre in Cleveland, OH. It lists John Ellsler in the role of Rip Van Winkle. Two other pieces were also performed that evening, 'Immortals'...
    • The little ad [May 12, 1860]

    • 1860-05-12
    • The Little Ad
    • The May 12, 1860, issue of The Little Ad, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C., by M.S. Sherwood & James A. Long, who also published the Greensborough Patriot.
    • The little ad [May 19, 1860]

    • 1860-05-19
    • The Little Ad
    • The May 19, 1860, issue of The Little Ad, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C., by M.S. Sherwood & James A. Long, who also published the Greensborough Patriot.
    • The little ad [May 26, 1860]

    • 1860-05-26
    • The Little Ad
    • The May 26, 1860, issue of The Little Ad, a newspaper published in Greensboro, N.C., by M.S. Sherwood & James A. Long, who also published the Greensborough Patriot.

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