O'Neill Reading Room

There are three horizontal cases in the O’Neill Reading Room, featuring special collections from the John J. Burns Library.
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British Catholic Authors

January 27 - April 30, 2017

Scans of illustrations

There are many British Catholic authors featured in the John J. Burns Library’s collections, and this exhibit focuses on three of them; Montague Summers, the eccentric vampire and werewolf chaser, Philip Caraman, SJ, the travelling Jesuit, and Hilaire Belloc, the poet, author, and humorist. Each author is highlighted with reproductions of letters, illustrations, and other items from our collections.

There are many British Catholic authors featured in the John J. Burns Library’s collections, and this exhibit focuses on three of them; Montague Summers, the eccentric vampire and werewolf chaser, Philip Caraman, SJ, the travelling Jesuit, and Hilaire Belloc, the poet, author, and humorist. Each author is highlighted with reproductions of letters, illustrations, and other items from our collections.

Scans of illustrations