Princeton
Weekly Bulletin
May 22, 2000
Vol. 89, No. 28
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Page one news and features
Art from gender viewpoint
Hydrogen: was lost, is found
Proposal may improve hazardous waste cleanup
Shapiro honored for leadership on ethical issues

Inside
Faculty to advise on Wythes recommendations
Professors instruct Teachers as Scholars
Students are advised to "Flee youthful lusts"
100 Treasures from the Collections of the PU Library
Alumni Learning

People
Physics major wins Churchill Scholarship
Faculty become emeriti
More...

Nassau Notes
Arts
Notices

Sections
Calendar
Employment


A Century for the Millennium:

One Hundred Treasures from the Collections of the Princeton University Library

The items pictured here are only a few of those on display in the Exhibition Gallery at Firestone Library through November 5. The gallery is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and noon to 500 p.m. on weekends.

Ktah Salat al-Swait (Italy, 1514),
the first book printed in Arabic

Visions of the Daughters of Albion,
by William Blake (1793)

Illuminated manuscript of the Persian national
epic Shahnameh, by Firdawsi (1589)

Alice Liddell, the inspiration for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, in a photo album belonging to the author Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll, 1832-1898)

 

 


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