Events

Mar 5

Lions, Tigers, and Rare Books, Oh My!

A Special Collections Pop-Up Exhibit

Thursday, March 5th, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 pm / Gould Library, 4th Floor Lobby
Historia mundi naturalis, Pliny the Elder

 Pliny Elephant

Pliny the Elder. Natural History. Edited by Sigmund Gelen (1497-1554). Illustrated by Jost Amman (1539-1591) and Hans Weiditz (1495-1536). Frankfurt, Germany: Printed by Martin Lechleri and Sigmund Feyerabend, 1582.

 

Join us in the lobby of the Libe on 9th Thursday for a pop-up exhibit! This interactive exhibit will allow you to see and touch rare books from Carleton’s Special Collections. This exhibit is inspired by World Wildlife Day (March 3, 2020), and will feature materials that focus on wildlife and the environment. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Organized by Cece Lasley '20 and Valerie Salazar '21 with Rebecca Bramlett, Special Collections Librarian

Sponsored by Library. Contact: Zoe Adler, x5301