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Robert Ignatius Burns papers

Identifier: 0595
Overview The Robert Ignatius Burns papers contain three boxes of Burns' personal papers and four boxes of his collected manuscripts. The manuscripts date between 1212 and 1608. The majority of the manuscripts originate from Spain and are written in Latin or Catalan, but one manuscript is from Rome. Robert Ignatius Burns (1921-2008) was a scholar of medieval history who taught at the University of San Francisco and the University of California Los Angeles.
Dates: 1212 - 2008

Incunabula and book leaves collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6121
Overview Collection of 163 individual, original leaves from incunabula and books dating from the 16th through the 18th centuries.
Dates: 16th-18th centuries

Incunabula and early printed book leaves collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 6199
Overview This collection consists primarily of individual leaves from incunabula, the majority of which are Bibles, German in origin, and dating from approximately 1470 to 1499. Also included are colored leaves from a printing of the Nuremburg Chronicles, and some single leaf examples of 18th, 19th and early 20th century fine printing.
Dates: circa 1470s-20th century