The Index librorum prohibitorum and the banning of books
Yasha is a natural yellow-brown dye extracted from cones of the Japanese alder tree and used to dye fabric and paper.
Showcasing the best of the Bolton Library for National Heritage Week 2022
Contemporary bindings cover two 16th century Basel printings
The musings of former owners are revealed
The wonderful imaginings of printer Julian Notary (active 1496-1520)
Apart from the Latin title Lucerna Fidelium–Lochrann na gCreidmheach (1676) is written entirely in early modern Irish.
Trouble in pre-famine Ireland and the vestrymen of Moyaliffe
Murder and misadventure in the Middle Ages: a 13th century legal resource preserved by a 19th century bookbinder
The ledger of limerick architect James Pain, the man enlisted in 1832 to design Adare Manor
The Glin Castle Cellar Book highlights the grandeur of life at Glin Castle in the 1930s & 1940s
A snapshot of the 1920’a found in the scrapbook of Jess Armstrong