Happy Birthday, Shakespeare! Let us honor you with a book title that both quotes a line from As You Like It and causes us library folk to giggle whenever we see it! For those of you whose minds are not as silly as ours, the book is actually about Italian paleography!
Call No.: 652 .B659S
Location: The George Peabody Library
Just your standard 19th century edition of The Family Shakespeare. Yawn. But wait, what’s that image painted along the book’s edges? Why tis Elizabeth I and Stratford-on-Avon! And further tissing reveals Shakespeare & the Anne Hathaway House! This book is part of our amazing Dorothy McIlvain Scott Collection. Grab your best Elizabethan pantaloons and head over to the Peabody and explore this and other books in the collection!