All Main Campus Library facilities are open and operating at full capacity to Georgetown faculty, students, and staff. The Library will be closed to external community members and guests through December 2021, with limited exceptions. Find the most current information available on the Library's COVID-19 FAQ.

or browse databases: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #

You are here

Detail from a page in the Farnsworth Hours; illumination attributed to Flemish artist Willem Vrelant, ca. 1465, Booth Family Center for Special Collections

You are here

The Maguire Celtic Book Collection

Howard W. Gunlocke Rare Book and Special Collections Room
March 1, 1981
March 31, 1981

A selection of books from the Maguire Celtic Book Collection, donated to the library by Mrs. Rose Maguire Saul Zalles. It was formed from her own books and a collection she acquired from a renowned Celtic scholar. It has extensive materials on seven Celtic-speaking peoples: Irish, Scots-Gaelic, Manx, Welsh, Gaulish, Breton and Cornish. The scope of this collection includes many aspects of Celtic civilization: art, history, language, literature and folklore.

Acknowledgments: