Welcome to George Peabody Library's Wunderkammer!

From dandies in danger to the lusty dramas of educated fleas, the George Peabody Library proves that the past was indeed STRANGE! Visit us in Baltimore (don't worry, in addition to the strange things depicted here, we also have plenty of old and rare and classy books, too).

Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 9am -5pm; Friday 9-3

Address: 17 East Mount Vernon Place Baltimore, MD 21202

Phone: 410-234-4943

Libguide: http://bit.ly/g1UsTk

Email: hherr1@jhu.edu

Check this out!  A collection of first edition science fiction books were anonymously returned to the library after something like a 30 year absence!  So many amazing dust jackets!

In honor of the life of Ray Bradbury, we present to you an illustration from the Peabody Library’s copy of The Martian Chronicles. This edition was published in 1974 by the Limited Editions Club and features several illustrations by the artist Joseph Mugnaini. Call No.: 813.5 B7268 1974 QUARTO (Copy 800 out of 2,000)

In honor of the life of Ray Bradbury, we present to you an illustration from the Peabody Library’s copy of The Martian Chronicles. This edition was published in 1974 by the Limited Editions Club and features several illustrations by the artist Joseph Mugnaini. Call No.: 813.5 B7268 1974 QUARTO (Copy 800 out of 2,000)