Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Paper and Bookbinding: The Making of Diderot’s Encyclopédie

MIT Libraries’ book conservator, Nancy Schrock, discusses Diderot’s Encyclopédie as an example 18th century French papermaking and bookbinding.

This event is part of a series of events associated with Technology and Enlightenment, an exhibition in the Libraries’ Maihaugen Gallery (14N-130) that explores one of the most important and controversial publications of the eighteenth century, Diderot’s Encyclopédie, ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Library Sponsored Special Events

Library Sponsored Special Events

Category: Events | Updated 11 months ago

Created
March 23, 2010 14:01
Category
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
5359 times

More from Library Sponsored Special Events

History and Controversy Behind an 18th Century Bestseller

History and Controversy Behind an 1...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:04:50 | 12794 views

Mind and Hand (Mens et Manus) Illustrated in Diderot's 'Encyclopédie'

Mind and Hand (Mens et Manus) Illus...

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:06:00 | 9566 views

Power Supply: Energy Resources in the MIT Libraries

Power Supply: Energy Resources in t...

Added 5 years ago | 00:38:03 | 15398 views

Celebrating the Life of Ann J. Wolpert - January 31, 2014

Celebrating the Life of Ann J. Wolp...

Added 11 months ago | 00:50:40 | 899 views

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:06:04 | 1564 views

 MIT and the Energy Challenge

MIT and the Energy Challenge

Added 5 years ago | 00:08:47 | 26423 views