Browse Exhibits (22 total)

Lives of the Poets: Literary Biography from Geoffrey Chaucer to Amy Clampitt

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The DeGolyer Library’s new exhibit covers several centuries of English and American poetry, with an emphasis on literary biography based upon the poets. Over 100 volumes are on display, featuring both the well-known (Shakespeare, Wordsworth) and the more obscure (Janet Little, Ann Yearsley).

“I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere”: Collecting the Multilingual Cannon

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The enduring appeal of fiction's greatest detective is explored through selections from DeGolyer Library's Donald J. Hobbs Collection, which contains more than 8,000 volumes and translations of the Sherlock Holmes canon in 108 languages.