Daily Archives: November 5, 2014

Lab 9

In this lab, I decided to focus on the two copies of The Taming of the Shrew, by William Shakespeare. Both the internal cover pages, displaying the title, were exactly the same, even though they were published years apart. Something that I found very interesting was the layout of the […]

Lab #9: BPL Rare Books Exhibit

  During our second visit to the BPL’s Rare Book Exhibit, we were able to get a closer look and learn a bit more about the history of the books that were chosen for us. The books that caught my interest the most were the editions of Leaves of Grass […]

Lab #9

For this particular Lab/ visit to the BPL, I decided to pay close attention to the different editions of Walt Whitman’s  Leaves of Grass. For this lab I would like begin by doing a compare/ contrast of the two editions that I was able to handle.The Earlier edition: Large (folio sized),Thin, […]