The Sir John and Mary Craig Scripture Collection consists of more than 2,000 cataloged items, including:
+ 45 single-leaf manuscripts dating from the 12th century
+ 9 books of exegesis, philosophy, and theology, and eight completed Bibles printed before 1501.
+ The first English translation of the Latin Vulgate: the Rheims New Testament of 1582 and the two-volume Douai Old Testament of 1609-10.
+ The first American edition of the Doway-Rheims Bible published in Philadelphia in 1790.
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