“It is with some shame that I’m handing this book over to the library”, said Mr. Kam who brought back an antique book after 60 years. Found in an antiquarian bookshop Just after WWII, Mr. Kam came into possession of a book by Henry Baker about microscopes dating from 1744. It was a gift from..
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We regularly receive donations. This enriches the collection but sometimes it can even bring inspiration to our information specialists. Learn how Ad Bercht was inspired by a book on Islamic architecture.
His own designs were radically different. Illustrations of interiors and furniture from past centuries can be seen in the Treasury of the TU Delft Library from 10 July to 6 September 2012. Four of the six original Rietveld chairs from the Faculty of
Architecture’s collection of chairs can be seen in the hall of the Library Learning Centre. Rietveld himself donated these chairs to TU Delft in 1964.