Exhibition of rare, original documents and books

Exhibition of 30 rare, original documents and books on loan from The Remnant Trust August 24-December 15, 2004, Tiffin University, Tiffin, Ohio. You can not only view but touch these documents.

* A leaf from a manuscript Bible in Latin, 1250 (Romans 9-12 with 1582 English translation)
* A leaf from the Guttenberg Bible, printed 1455 (first book ever printed)
* Virtues of Women and The Parallel Lives, Plutarch, printed 1485
* Christiana, &..., Martin Luther, printed 1521. Very rare contemporary printing of Luther’s speech to the Diet of Worms on the 18th of April 1521.
* Magna Carta. Rare, early 16th-century printing in English.
* A leaf from Tyndale’s New Testament, printed 1536
* A leaf from the last edition printed during his lifetime of Tyndale’s New Testament.
* Institution of Christian Religion, John Calvin, printed 1611
* The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli, printed 1640

Opening Reception August 24, 2004, 7-9pm, Franks Hall Gallery, Tiffin University, Tiffin, Ohio. Public invited. For more information or to schedule a private tour for a group, call Tiffin University’s Pfeiffer Library at (419) 448-3326. (http://www.theremnanttrust.com)