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Botany Inside & Out: Early Printed European Books
Monday, February 25, 2013 - 9 a.m. to Friday, April 5, 2013 - 5 p.m.
Explore the development of botanical science through 15th century European herbal books with selected pages from the Helen Fowler Library rare book collection. Learn about the surprising ways plants were used to make books, and experience them through touch, sight and smell.
Image credit: Detail from Herball Or Generall Historie of Plantes by John Gerard, 1636