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Bedtime Stories

Did you hear the one about the Japanese villagers who performed burial rights for an American World War II pilot by following the text of James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake?

John Milton, from Paradise Lost: a Poem in Twelve Books.

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Milton and the Cultures of Print

New Jersey exhibits a rare collection from Milton's library.

Image raking for oysters off Tally's Point Reef, Chesapeake Bay, wood engraving

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Oyster Wars

Wayward Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay

Image of cover of Cita Excelentissima

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City Desk

Renaissance diarist Marin Sanudo’s political ambitions nearly truncated his accomplishment as a daily recorder of events in what was arguably the world’s most powerful and dynamic city of the day, Ven