Maghribi Qur'an (Koran) Bifolium. Late 10th or 11th century. Kufic script.
Seghers Collection - UvicThe Seghers Collection, compiled by former Bishop of Vancouver Island, Charles Jean Seghers (1839-1886), is one of the best collections in North America of early books on Catholic theology and church history, canon law, liturgy and ritual, canonization and monasticism.
The collection includes: 1. Four vellum leaves from a Flemish Psalter; 2. Two French Book of Hours, and a French Bible; 3. Ten manuscript leaves from France, England, Italy, and Spain, including leaves from a Bible, a calendar, Missals, a Book of Hours, a charter, a litany from a Book of Hours, a Psalter, and a Breviary; 4. John Lydgate's Fall of Princes; 5. Extracts from the Bartholomaeus Anglicus encyclopaedia De Proprietatibus Rerum (On the Properties of Things)
Canadiana Discovery PortalThe Canadiana Discovery Portal provides FREE access to diverse digital collections from many of Canada’s libraries, museums and archives. It is one of the best sources for Canadian documentary heritage.
Milestone Documents of World Religions examines 100 key sacred texts and foundational documents of the world's primary religions, from ancient times to the present, providing researchers with a fresh perspective on how critical religious texts have influenced both the past and the present.