Gleeson Library, University of San Francisco
Manuscript and book photography (2010–present)

High-resolution photography of books and manuscripts from the collection at the Gleeson Library. Delivered high-resolution image files for intensive research, and smaller jpgs and pdfs for reference, emailing, and viewing online.

Right, photographic print of John Muir (ca. 1910) opposite the first page of Muir’s holograph manuscript A Rival of Yosemite: the Cañon of the South Fork of King’s River, California (1891?). Below: Title page spread and its detail, Sir Thomas More, Utopia (Louvain, 1516). Right: Detail, manuscript on vellum, The Chertsey Breviary (ca. 1300). View all the books and mss.

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muir spread