Last chance to view! Marks of Genius: Masterpieces from the Collections of the Bodleian Libraries

Marks of Genius: Masterpieces from the Collections of the Bodleian Libraries, is an exhibition looking at ways in which attitudes towards genius are manifested in a number of remarkable books and manuscripts, and exploring how works of genius found in a university library can be acquired, collected and read.

A recent review in the Lancet described it as ….a subtly evolving interpretation of the idea of genius that left me uplifted by the nobility of human intellectual endeavour. (The Lancet http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2815%2900109-9/fulltext?rss=yes

The exhibition at the Weston Library, Oxford, closes on September 20th 2015, more details at http://genius.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/

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