Leeds University Library

Special Collections

The Library has some of the UK's outstanding collections of rare books and manuscripts

Madlle La Chevaliere d'Eon de Beaumont fencing at Carlton House, 9th April 1787. From the Chevalier d'Eon Collection

Brotherton First Folio Digital Resource

23/04/2014 14:12

The First Folio is one of the most important publications in the history of the English language. Although cheap editions of individual plays had previously been published, the First Folio gathered Sh...


New accessions - March 2014

02/04/2014 09:31

The exciting, Yorkshire based, collections which arrived last month are those of Opera North and Liz North, the novelist. Opera North was established in 1977 as the English National Opera North. It ai...


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LULSpColl: RT @NigelSlater: An illuminating morning's filming. Thank you to Richard and everyone at the magnificent Brotherton Library, Leeds. http:/…

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