Rare Books & Manuscripts: Miscellaneous Illustrations



University of Manitoba Libraries
Rare Books & Manuscripts
University of Manitoba Archives

DESCRIPTION
of the
UMA Rare Book Collections

Books of Note within the Rare Book Vault

Dysart Memorial Collection

An outstanding collection of late medieval manuscripts, incunabula and early printed books from such well known early printers as Aldus Manutius, Johannes Bamler, Nicholas Jenson, and Anton Koberger. Also includes some 19th/20th century private presses.


Lecture
on Dysart Mss. no. 7
Power Point Presentation [57 slides] by Betty Braaksma
Thursday, October 9, 2008:
"The CARNERIUS CODE: Deciphering the Padua Diploma of 1684"

St. John's College Rare Books
Includes a rare 1438 mss of Canaon Law, several incunabula, & missionary biblical texts in Indian & Inuit languages

Slavic Studies Collection Rare Books
Includes one of the oldest dated Cyrillic manuscripts in North America, the 15th century Pomianyk of Horodyshche

Talwin Morris Books
We have many great examples of the work of this turn of the century, influential Glasgow book designer within the Rare Book collection


Private Library Collections

Frederick Philip Grove Library Collection [ca. 5oo Books]

FPG (Greve/Grove) Translations Collection
[ca. 60 books]

Bertram Brooker Library Collection

Judge Roy St. George Stubbs

Andrew Taylor

Charles and Elizabeth Bigelow

W.S. Neal Library Collections


Selected illustrations from the Rare Book Collections





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Winnipeg, MB     R3T 2N2
Archives & Special Collections
Phone: (204) 474-9986 ; Fax: 474-7913
Questions/Comments: Dr. Gaby Divay

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