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University of Toronto exhibition to celebrate the Bible

February 2, 2011

TORONTO, ON – To help mark the 400th anniversary of the first printing of the King James Version of the Bible, the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto is launching a new exhibit entitled, Great and Manifold: A Celebration of the Bible in English. The exhibition, on display from Feb. 8 to May 11 2011, commemorates the influence of the King James Bible and celebrates the Bible in its many and varied forms.

The exhibition is free and open to the public.

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT: Great and Manifold: A Celebration of the Bible in English

When: Feb. 8 to May 30 2011, Monday to Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, 120 St. George Street, University of Toronto

For more information, please contact:

Pearce Carefoote
University of Toronto
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
416 946-3173 or
416 978-5285
pearce.carefoote@utoronto.ca