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Here the Frailest Leaves: The National Library of Medicine's Bathtub Collection

Here the Frailest Leaves: The National Library of Medicine's Bathtub Collection Introduction Schullian and Her Bathtub Little Treasures Other Treasures Further Resources

Further Resources

De Hamel, Christopher. Cutting up Manuscripts for Pleasure and Profit. The 1995 Sol. M. Malkin Lecture in Bibliography. (Charlottesville: Book Arts Press, 1995).

Schalick, Walton O., III. "Report on the Special Collections of Medieval Manuscripts in the National Library of Medicine's History of Medicine Division." (Report commissioned by the NLM, June 1997).

Schullian, Dorothy M. "Here the Frailest Leaves." Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 47 (1953): 201-217. PDF logo link to Here the Frailest Leaves by Dorothy Schullian

Shailor, Barbara. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Yale University. (Binghamton, N.Y.: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1984). Vol. I: MSS 1-250: MS 3 contains a detailed description of 53 fragments removed from NLM bindings.

Watson, Andrew G. "The Post-Medieval Library of All Souls College, Oxford," in Medieval Manuscripts in Post-Medieval England. (Aldershot, Hampshire: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2004).


Credits

Text: Carol Clausen and Michael North, Rare Books & Early Manuscripts Section, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine

Web Design and Implementation: Duyan Dang

Background bathtub image used by permission of Shannon Simonds.