Todays image is of a number of pressed and dried leaves, found preserved in the Bolton Library
Today’s post on recycling in the Bolton Library with images of bookbinder’s waste
Today’s images are of material preserved under strict storage conditions in our strongrooms
Today’s image if of one of our oldest manuscripts from the Bolton Library, an ‘Encyclopedia of medieval knowledge relating to the quadrivium’, dating from 1168.
Today’s images feature an account book from Plassey House recording the sale of tomatoes, the UL rooftop garden and a surprise from the Bolton
Irish language annotations appear on an item produced in exile
How can we use the term ‘unique’ when several copies exist?
Binding, Bucknalls and breeches
Iconography and music in European works from the Bolton Library
2023: a year of anniversaries in the Bolton Library
Are these three unique broadsides?
The Index librorum prohibitorum and the banning of books