Treasure of the British Library - Permanent Exhibition (UNITED KINGDOM)

From: 02 Jun 2015 - To: 26 Jul 2017

This event is sponsored by the website of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

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Treasure of the British Library - Permanent Exhibition
Category: Exhibitions
Association: Syndicat National de la Librairie Ancienne et Moderne
Organized by: The British Library
Venue: The British Library / Sir John Ritblat Gallery
Address: 96 Euston Road
Town: London
Have you ever visited the British Library's treasures? The Sir John Ritblat Gallery in the St Pancras building hosts a permanent display of many of the greatest treasures. See over 200 beautiful and fascinating items: sacred texts from many faiths, maps and views, early printing, literary, historical, scientific and musical works from over the centuries and around the world. Discover some of the world's most exciting and significant books, from Magna Carta and the Gutenberg Bible, to Handel and the Beatles. Marvel at the Lindisfarne Gospels, the genius behind the Leonardo notebooks, and see the earliest versions of some of the greatest works of English literature, including Alice's Adventures Under Ground and Shakespeare's First Folio.