The History of Books and Printing CollectionThis collection covers bookmaking, typography, book collecting and collectors, printing and book making, with hundreds of beautiful examples of book styles from the 16th century to the present. Historic fine press books are included in this collection, as are works by current local and national book artists.
All materials from this collection are available for viewing and use in the James K. Hosmer Special Collections Dept. Please review our instructions for visitors before you come to the library.
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