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Rare Books Division, Stanford University
Rare Books Division, Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, California 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Physical collections: 8
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American Newspaper Collection

Consists of scattered issues of 266 different American newspapers, with a heavy concentration in colonial and early federal newspapers from New England and the middle Atlantic states, as well as a few from the south and the midwest. Also included...

 
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Contemporary American Comic Book collection

The collection consists of a selection of nearly 6000 issues from approximately 750 titles arranged into three basic components by publisher: DC Comics (268 titles); Marvel Comics (224 titles); and other publishers (280 titles from 72 publishers). Publication dates are...

 
Contemporary American Screenplay Collection

This collection consists of 383 screenplays produced by various writers and production companies for the U.S. film industry between 1990 and 1997. It is distinct from the previously individually cataloged screenplays and teleplays in the department (which can be searched...

 
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Incunabula Collection

The collection contains 178 volumes printing during the first fifty years after moveable type printing presses came into existence. These incunabula (literally "in the cradle") works demonstrate the evolution of printing conventions during the first few decades of the new...

 
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Norwich (Oscar I.) African Map collection

The collection contains 316 maps of Africa and its islands collected by Oscar I. Norwich.

 
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Sanitary Reform of London collection

The collection documents the history of the sanitary evolution of London from the 1840s to the early twentieth century. Some 4500 separate printed, typescript, and manuscript items trace the stages by which the drainage and fresh water supply for London...