William Hunter’s Library: the Bs

Detail of spines of books from Hunter’s library showing his hunting horn device.

Work is progressing in the William Hunter’s Library project. The transcription of the ‘B’ section of the Trustees’ catalogue is now complete and work is now well underway on ‘C’.

‘B’ once again demonstrates the variety of texts Hunter collected and features a range of medical writers as well as literary authors.

The full update is available here: https://universityofglasgowlibrary.wordpress.com/2017/02/10/william-hunters-library-project-update-9-feb-2017/

The project hopes to recruit a team of transcribers from within the University of Glasgow community to help with the work. (More details here)

 

 

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