Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The Word and The Image

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on July 23, 2009

A Curious Hieroglyphick Bible; or, Select Passages in the Old and New Testaments. London: T. Hodgson, 1785

The third edition of this title, a format that was used to teach children and uneducated adults passages from the Bible through the use of iconic graphics.