Exhibition Opening - Gutenberg & After: Europe's First Printers, 1450-1470

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 5:00pm

The Council of the Friends of the Princeton University Library

invites you to the opening of

 

Gutenberg & After: Europe’s First Printers, 1450-1470

 

Thursday, September 26, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

The Ellen and Leonard Milberg Gallery

Firestone Library

 

The Gutenberg & After exhibition explores the transformation of text production and distribution across Europe during a revolutionary 20-year period, featuring the Gutenberg Bible and an unprecedented selection of early printed books held by Princeton’s Scheide Library as well as loans from eight leading libraries in the United Kingdom and North America.  Paul Needham, Scheide Librarian, will speak at 5:00 p.m. and will be available for questions afterwards.