Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Cornell University Library Stuff

Some online exhibitions from the Rare and Manuscript Collections:

Pastimes and Paradigms: Games We Play
(the evolution of games since 1800)

The Evolution of the Medieval Book
(book history from the 9th to the 15th centuries)

Beautiful Birds
(the history of ornithological illustration)

Not by Bread Alone: America's Culinary Heritage
(influences & inventions that have shaped
American food habits over the past 200 years)