Thursday, May 22, 2008
Online Exhibit: A Garden of Delights
"A Garden of Delights is the second online exhibit hosted by the Bruce Peel Special Collections Library, University of Alberts, Canada. Online exhibitions afford unique opportunities to showcase materials that cannot be accommodated in other exhibit venues. Additional online exhibits will be hosted by the Peel Library throughout the year. The Botanical Magazine was founded by William Curtis (1746–1799) in 1787 and became widely known for its beautiful hand-coloured copper engravings and scientific classification"