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U of T library acquires a 500-year-old classic

September 26, 2016

Toronto Star | September 24, 2016

The Thomas Fish­er Rare Book Library has acquired a 1507 copy of The Gold­en Leg­end. The acqui­si­tion of the work makes it the old­est print­ed Eng­lish book in the library’s col­lec­tion, which is home to more than 800,000 vol­umes, and one of the old­est in Cana­da. Read more.