Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities
Ten fascinating books, manuscripts, collections...that will make you want to leave the library!
April 22, 2013
The Proper Way to Cut One's Toenails Underwater and How To Rid Yourself of a Companion who disturbs your Mirth
Several standout plates from: Book of sports, or, Man of spirit's companion, London, J. Bailey, 1819. From: "Game Cocks"
April 17, 2013
Ten fascinating books, manuscripts, collections...related to American Children's Literature.
April 13, 2013
The Yale Collection of American Literature has acquired the papers of M/E/A/N/I/N/G, an art and culture journal edited by Susan Bee and Mira Schor.
March 14, 2013
A complete run of a men's fashion magazine from 1911.
March 8, 2013
A playing card cut into three sections and used as scrip to be redeemed for one loaf of bread per section. Issued by the Montreal grocer John Hautson.From the catalog of book dealer Bob Gaba:
February 26, 2013