British Library 19th Century Historical Collections iPad App.

By , June 14, 2011 12:40 pm

The British Library announced that it is making 1,000 e-books available via its iPad App.

“This application provides access to titles from the British Library‚Äôs 19th century book collection. It includes classic novels, works of philosophy, history and science. Browse, search and read these historic books on a platform that enhances the reading experience. These digital book images have been captured in color to preserve the look of the original book. Marbled papers, embossed covers, engraved illustrations maps, and beautifully colored plates are intact and help create a unique reading environment.”

For more information please see this link.

 

 

 

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