Illuminated Palaces: Extra-Illustrated Books from the Huntington Library, Saturday, July 27, 2013 to Monday, October 28, 2013 - The Guide - Los Angeles magazine

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Illuminated Palaces: Extra-Illustrated Books from the Huntington Library

WHERE
Huntington Library
WHEN
Saturday, July 27, 2013 to Monday, October 28, 2013
TIME
Various times

For the first time, the Huntington Library focuses on its collection of extra-illustrated books. Historically, book collectors and bibliophiles would create beautiful volumes of books by combining and removing images, prose, and other aspects—in essence, vintage scrapbooking. One volume of note that will be on display is the Kitto Bible. More information