Special Viewing of Bay Psalm Book Nov. 13-14 in Doheny Library

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 11/08/13

The first book printed in British North America will be on display in USC's Doheny Memorial Library on Wednesday, November 13, and Thursday, November 14.. Printed in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1640, the volume is one of only 11 copies to survive. The USC Libraries and Sotheby's, which will soon auction off the book, host a reception on November 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Doheny Library's first-floor foyer. RSVP online or by calling 213-821-1642. The book will be back on display on Thursday, November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm.

Bookmark and Share  

Filed under: Events and ExhibitionsHistory

Comments