J. Ben Lieberman early printed leaf collection


Creator: Lieberman, J. Ben
Date(s): 1400s-1700s
Call Number: MSS 0515
Language: Materials in Latin, Italian, French, and German.
Abstract: The J. Ben Lieberman early printed leaf collection contains examples of printing Lieberman acquired as an amateur printer, type enthusiast, and proponent of the private press. The collection includes eleven specimens in Latin, German, Italian, and French, and spans the fifteenth century to the eighteenth century. The leaves represent a variety of texts, with topics ranging from art and architecture to the Bible.
Physical Description: 1 oversize box
Source: Purchase, 1998.
Processing: Processed by Ryan L. Roth, December 2005. Encoded by Maureen Cech, January 2011. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard