Book Fair Reports
Treasure of the British Library - Permanent Exhibition (UNITED KINGDOM)
From: 26 Oct 2011 - To: 26 Jul 2015
|Organized by:||The British Library|
|Venue:||The British Library / Sir John Ritblat Gallery|
|Address:||96 Euston Road|
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.