Interesting Books


The Library contains many interesting and rare volumes, many of which contain annotations by St John Henry Newman. We have included pictures of some of these here with brief descriptions.
 
First is a 15th-century book of fables which predates the Gutenberg printing press.
Below is a pre-reformation pamphlet by Martin Luther dating from c.1518. There is an inscription addressed to Newman on the left. 
A colossal historical and theological volume from 1672.