Banned Books


Subject:
Librarianship , Literature & Books , Constitutional Law & Civil Liberties , Social Issues , Banned Books , Censorship , Censorship

Description:
Taken from the catalog of a 1955 University of Kansas library "exhibition of books which have survived Fire, the Sword and the Censors" titled "He who destroyes a good Booke, kills reason it selfe," this site presents images and descriptions of books that have caused controversy throughout history. Divided into sections by country, many of the titles date back to the 17th and 18th centuries.

Creator:
Mason, Alexandra; Clement, Richard, editors

Publisher:
University of Kansas Libraries

Language:
English

Source:
http://spencer.lib.ku.edu/exhibits/bannedbooks/bannedbooks.html


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