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The Nuremberg Chronicle is an outstanding achievement among early printing. Anton Koberger printed the work with cast-lead moveable type and like most of the earliest printers, he copied some of the conventions current in hand-written books. Koberger…

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This rare volume on the ruins at Palenque, a seventh-century Maya city-state in Southern Mexico, serves as an important reference for Maya language, history and culture. Waldeck added a bit of poetic license to some illustrations, depicting Maya…

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The Journal of the Proceedings of the Congress of 1774 was the second millionth volume in the Vanderbilt Library and was donated by Irene and W. Ridley Wills II, VU `56 in 1992. This is the first issue of the first official journal of the Continental…
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