William Caxton's Cicero at the Fisher Library

Monday, April 23, 2018

On April 23, 2018, the Fisher Library announced that it had acquired the 1481 publication of Cicero's De Amicitia (treatise on friendship) and De Senectute (treatise on old age), printed by William Caxton. This book is now the oldest English-language book held in Canada. Listen to the Fisher's PJ Carefoote discuss both Caxton and the importance of this book being added to the Fisher's collections.

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