Collection History

The Marian Exiles: A Study in the Origins of Elizabethan Puritanism (Cambridge Library Collection - History)

Christina Hallowell Garrett, "The Marian Exiles: A Study in the Origins of Elizabethan Puritanism (Cambridge Library Collection - History)"
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | ISBN 10: 1108011268 | 2010 | PDF | 406 pages | 5.5 MB
Hayward, Jane, "English and French medieval stained glass in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art"

Hayward, "Jane, English and French medieval stained glass in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art"
Publisher: Harvey Miller Publ | 2003 | ISBN: 1872501370 | English | PDF | 286 pages | 57.62 Mb

This comprehensive two-volume catalogue covers the outstanding collection of English and French medieval stained glass in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Written by curator Jane Hayward, the catalogue is posthumously published as Part I in the Corpus Vitrearum USA series and represents the culmination of Hayward's pioneering work in the field, from the years immediately following World War II, when Hayward first journeyed to France to study medieval stained glass with Louis Grodecki and Jean Lafond, to the month before her death in 1994. …
Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (repost)

Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries) by Edward Edwards
English | ISBN: 1108009360 | 2010 | PDF | 676 pages | 14 MB

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 14, 2015
A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921 (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries) by Sydney Castle Roberts
English | July 20, 2009 | ISBN: 110800251X | 219 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Published to mark the four hundredth anniversary of the first book to be printed in Cambridge by John Siberch in 1521, this book traces the development of the Press over four centuries. S.C. Roberts, who became Secretary to the Press Syndicate in 1922, blends archival research with an anecdotal style to produce this informative account.
Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America

Edward Edwards, "Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries)"
Publisher: C…dge Uni…ity Press | ISBN: 1108009360 | 2010 | PDF | 676 pages | 14.1 MB
"The Gamekeeper at Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life" by Richard Jefferies

"The Gamekeeper at Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life" by Richard Jefferies
Cambridge Library Collection - History. Reprint edition first published 1878
Cambridge University Press | 2009 | ISBN: 1108004105 9781108004107 | 229 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book is a collections of essays in the style of reminiscences of a rural way of life which, though never idyllic, was by the 1870s beginning to undergo a period of rapid change
Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3010 Kbps | 17x~42mn | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 15.9 GB
Genre: Documentary

New forensic techniques are altering our understanding of the past, and helping to resolve mysteries about the lives of some of the greatest figures in history. In this series, leading experts from around the world apply modern forensic techniques to re-examine the myths and mysteries that have fascinated us for centuries. Among the iconic subjects covered in the series are Tutankhamun’s mysterious death, the lives of gladiators in ancient Rome, the fate of Khubilai Khan’s fleet, the mystery of the Sphinx, the assassination of Julius Caesar, the alleged suicide of Cleopatra, the identity of Jack the Ripper, and the survivors of the Great Plague.

Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.2)  Graphics

Posted by nrg at Jan. 19, 2017
Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.2)

Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.2)
2206 jpg | up to 6448*4810 | 1.61 GB
Dutch National Museum

Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.1)  Graphics

Posted by nrg at Jan. 18, 2017
Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.1)

Rijksmuseum Collection of Paintings (vol.1)
2253 jpg | up to 6473*5250 | 1.81 GB
Dutch National Museum

Philosophy Books Collection  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Jan. 18, 2017
Philosophy Books Collection

Philosophy Books Collection
English | 2400 PDF Books | 13.0 GB

Collection of philosophy resources amassed & organized over a large period of time.