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Chapter 1 of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, read by Lillian DeRitter.

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I very much enjoyed putting this display together. More pictures will be added later–my camera was out of focus for quite of few of the rejected ones (-.-).

The first and third books are the ones I designed my project around. First is a 1933 illustrated copy of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain, and third is an illuminated 1903 collection of Shakespeare’s non-play writings (ie, Rape of Lucretia, Sonnets, Passionate Pilgrim series). Enjoy!

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The Posner Center, on top of being a green and beautiful building on Carnegie Mellon’s campus, houses an incredible rare and beautiful books collection. And if that were not enough, many of those rare and beautiful books have been scanned and made availible free to the public. Below are my 15 sonnets with links to images of them from the book I will be using in my display. Here is the link to the scanned copy of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.

Enjoy these lovely books!

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