Witte and Whimsy: How to use a book properly (Medieval-style!)

Ever feel afraid to handle the precious books in Special Collections?  Get some snappy advice directly from the year 1345, and find out how people used to read these now priceless books:

http://askthepast.blogspot.se/2014/01/how-to-handle-books-1345.html

Don’t be that “headstrong youth lazily lounging over his studies” . . .

~Courtesy of Dr. Ferrell

2 thoughts on “Witte and Whimsy: How to use a book properly (Medieval-style!)

  1. I confess. I have, more than once, eaten cheese over an open book. Centuries from now, someone will castigate me for having failed to accord my [currently trashy novels but later to be great works of literature] their due.

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