Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Beware of Foreign Lobsters!

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on December 11, 2008

A series of broadsides from 1715, forming a dialogue
arguing for and against the presence of foreign fishermen in English waters.

Visual dictionary

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on September 25, 2008

A graphic vocabulary list intended for “sourds-muets” (deaf-mutes)
printed in Nancy, France, in 1830.