| 71. Happy Birthday Norman Rockwell |
Reference librarians talk to many people. My day is often predicated, punctuated even, by little conversations. By telephone, email, and in person, I answer questions. Often, those questions are directional.
| 72. Fabulous Beasts and Imaginary Places |
Though the library perches atop the Breuer Building, our clerestory windows peaking out into Wade Oval, off the Art Detour unless you make a wrong turn, we manage to attract quite a few tourists.
|73. Burning Houses Draw a Crowd|
|74. Horace Walpole and the Strawberry Hill Sale of 1842|
| 75. A Book By Its Cover: A Treatise On Etching |
Let us discard now the old adage about books and their covers. This new series entitled A Book By Its Cover will present the art of the book, from the cover and binding, to the plates and type.
|76. Ingalls Library Digest - ArtStor Calling, Gund Resources, Personalized Instruction|
| 77. Magazine Rack - Curatorial Publication, Objects in Print, Lakewood Craftsman |
The Ingalls Library collection includes approximately 1200 current serial titles. That is quite simply, an overwhelming number.
|78. Christo and Jeanne-Claude: 75|
| 79. Marbled Paper |
Look twice the next time you see marbled end papers in your favorite book. If the design you see is hand done, and not a lithographic facsimile, the resulting pages are very special indeed.
| 80. A Book By Its Cover: Moby Dick; or, The Whale |
The great white whale surfaces in this edition of our ongoing series, A Book By Its Cover. This, the most famous of books about whales and whaling, is striking in black buckram and silver. The whale's teeth menace as the creature breaks the surf, into what appears to be a starry clear night sky.