The oldest book in the University. This volume of a Latin dictionary was bound in 1547. We think the author is Ambrogio Calepino, an Italian Augustinian monk who was well-known as a lexicographer. His reknowned Latin dictionary was reprinted several times in the 16th century.
The original, full-scale edition of Stubbs' masterpiece of anatomical drawing, this features beautiful examples of composition of the horse in great detail. It was ground-breaking for its time and informed anatomical knowledge for centuries to come.
images from SHIMMER