Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The Grand Eleusinian Spectacle

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on May 14, 2012

Playbill for an evening’s entertainment at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, London, England: The Grand Eleusinian Spectacle of Magic & Mystery, by Professor Anderson, The Great Wizard of The North … Monday, Oct. 22nd, 1855 …

Captain Ginger!

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on May 1, 2008

A set of 5 (out of 6 published) titles in the Captain Ginger series,
written by Isabel Anderson and published in 1910 & 1911. (Boston : C.M. Clark).
These copies were the author’s own, specially bound in limp suede covers.