Renaissance Pop-Ups: Interactive Books at the Beinecke Library: 1474-1677

Saturday, November 1, 2003 to Sunday, November 30, 2003

From the earliest days of movable type, parallel innovations in the mechanics of book-making were explored. Examples of curious devices, such as volvelles, wheels and pointers, and flip-up tabs used to illustrate, inform, and prognosticate will be on display.