Old and rare foreign printed books from National Library of Romania

The collection comprises old and rare foreign printed books held by the National Library of Romania; impressions of well-known publishers-printers' dynasties Manutius, Estienne, Elsevier, Plantin-Moretus, but also later bibliophilic editions.

Its significance is given by the important number of volumes with original Italian, French or German bindings, handwritten annotations and ex-libris belonging to book collectors and scholars.

  • Item Type


  • Spatial Coverage

    Eastern Europe

  • Time Coverage

    Multiple Eras