John Johnson Collection: An archive of printed ephemera
This collection provides access to thousands of items selected from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera. It offers unique insights into the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Principally dealing with history, wildlife and science. Many of the titles are provided by the publisher Dorling Kindersley and as such are fully illustrated and specifically written for younger readers aged 6-14. Also includes Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia and International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers.