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Early European Books (EEB)

Ebook collection traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the seventeenth century, through full-color, high-resolution facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources.

Publication Details

  • Time-span Pre-1701
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher ProQuest
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts
  • Description Early European Books provides online full-text access to a deep digital archive of rare books on all aspects of life and culture in the early modern period. The content is from the leading national libraries of Europe. Early European Books offers full-colour, high-resolution (400 ppi) facsimile images scanned directly from the original printed sources. Each item in the collection is captured in its entirety, complete with its binding, edges, endpapers, blank pages, and any loose inserts, providing scholars with a wealth of information about the physical characteristics and provenance histories of the original artefacts.