New York, NY, January 30, 2013—? la recherche du temps perdu (Remembrance of Things Past, in the original English translation, or, in more recent translations, In Search of Lost Time), by Marcel Proust (1871-1922) is indisputably one of the seminal works of twentieth-century literature. Breaking new ground with its treatment of experience and memory, and the nature of writing itself, the seven
An exploration of the history of giving at the Society Library through archival records and the books themselves.
Free and open to the public.
Open January 24-September 30, 2013 during the Library’s open hours.
The New York Society Library
The Peluso Family Exhibition Gallery
53 East 79th
The exhibition runs from Sept. 6 to Jan. 22, 2012, at the Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.
Featuring more than 200 items
The door, which is covered in signatures of visitors to the bookshop, serves as an entryway
In their childhood, Charlotte, Branwell, Emily and Anne Brontë created imaginary countries collectively called the Glass Town Federation. Branwell and Charlotte invented the kingdom of Angria, while Emily and Anne
Includes First U.S. Showing of Two Recently Identified Works: The "Cobbe Portrait" of Shakespeare and a Sixteenth-Century Painting of Shakespeare's Patron, the 3rd Earl of Southampton
Also on View is a Copy of the Morgan's First Folio Edition of Shakespeare Plays