Rev. J.G. Wood’s Illustrated Natural History is Featured Book for February 2012 | Binghamton University Libraries Special Collections

King's hand-book of Boston. Moses King 1853-1909. Cambridge, Mass., M. King c1878. This “profusely illustrated” decorative book takes the reader through the Boston of 1878. Read more about it here: http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2010/03/03/kings-hand-book-of-boston-is-featured-book-for-march-2010/

This will be good for my Home Ec book collection. Woman Weekend Book #1950 #illustration

Embroidered satin book ,1640 Collection : The British Library

A page from The Zodiac by Bret Rohmer. 1968. New York: Brownstone Press. This book of poetry is a limited first edition with 250 numbered copies. http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2012/03/15/the-zodiac-is-the-march-book-of-the-month/

Vintage Book

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Embroidered Binding Bible: English Authorised (1655) University of Glasgow Library, Special Collections Sp Coll Euing Dk-i.15

animal book.

‘A Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds’ by Rev. F. O. Morris.

The Idyls of Strawberry Bank. Poems by Daniel Augustus Drown. This is a small book of Victorian poems, published in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and printed for the author in 1873. Read more at our blog: http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2010/06/10/the-idyls-of-strawberry-banks-is-featured-book-for-june-2010/

The first violin, a novel. Jessie Fothergill 1851-1891. New York, American publishers corporation 1894? Read more about it here: http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2011/05/10/the-first-violin-is-featured-book-for-may-2011/

Old Books

vintage books

Orlando furioso by M. Lodovico Ariosto. Venetia : V. Valgrisio. 1560. [fore-edge] Read more about the Special Collections edition of this epic poem here: http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2012/05/17/may-2012-book-of-the-month/

Embroidered Binding (Back) Bible: English Authorised (1645) University of Glasgow Library, Special Collections Sp Coll Euing Dk-i.18

Up Front by Bill Mauldin, 1945 (D 745.2 .M34 1945, Rare Book Collection). Read more about this first edition copy of the American editorial cartoonist William Henry “Bill” Mauldin's book here: http://library2.binghamton.edu/news/specialcollections/2012/09/18/book-of-the-month-for-september-2012/

Embroidered Binding - Bible: English Authorised (1643) University of Glasgow Library, Special Collections Sp Coll Euing Dk-i.17

A Book of Toys - King Penguin Book by Gwen White, 1946

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Biodiversity Heritage Library: book of the week