In the collection "In the Collection" highlights some of the rare and marvelous items that are part of Magill Library's Special Collections. Photo: Dan Z. Johnson.

In the Collection: William Penn

In the Collection: William Penn

William Penn’s 1687 publication of The Excellent Priviledge of Liberty & Property was the first American printing of his translation of the Magna Carta, and Haverford’s copy is the only surviving complete example.