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The central tower can hold 180k volumes - Picture of Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, New Haven

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From Review : A Treasure House of Civilization of Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
The central tower can hold 180k volumes
Original drawings and drafts of children's favorites
Who doesn't like Audobon birds?
Fun to see an author's hand written words
The library rises from a wide plaza surrounded by more traditional buildings
Rare book stacks
Self-Guided Yale Scavenger Hunt: Yale & Beyond

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EdgarCosset wrote a review Apr 2018
Brooklyn, New York1,742 contribution397 helpful votes
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For book lovers imagine a huge magically lit treasure chest that you open to find the original drawings of your childhood favorite reads, manuscripts of legendary authors and first editions of your iconic summer reading loves. Like a great marble reliquary, the Beinecke Library
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Date of experience: February 2018
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