Enquiring Minds: Fourteen Centuries of Questions and Answers

When:
03/17/2017 – 04/30/2017 all-day America/Denver Timezone
2017-03-17T00:00:00-06:00
2017-05-01T00:00:00-06:00
Where:
Marriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB)
S Campus Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Luise Poulton
Enquiring Minds: Fourteen Centuries of Questions and Answers @ Marriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB) | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Humans have been compiling information to answer an infinity of questions for thousands of years. From Ptolemy to Izaak Walton, the best minds have annotated, edited, translated, measured, arranged, and defined what it means to live a life of wonder.

From facsimiles of medieval encyclopedias, almanacs and atlases to first editions of fifteenth through twentieth century dictionaries, manuals, lexicons, compendiums, and directories, Rare Books celebrates questions and the attempts to answer them.

Keep on asking!