The Room is currently under renovation. Requests for materials will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Please contact Damien Ihrig at damien-ihrig@uiowa.edu for more information.


Shelves of books from the John Martin Rare Book Room

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Illustration from Demours Traité des maladies des yeux 1818

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A portrait of V. Greatrakes from A brief account of Mr Valentine Greatrak's, and divers of the strange cures by him lately performed, by Valentine Greatrakes, 1666

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