Print Collections

Federick Philip Grove Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Frederick Philip Grove Collection
The collection includes Frederick Philip Grove's (1879-1948) literary works, works edited by him in variant editions, and critical works on Grove.
Cartwright Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Cartwright Collection
The Cartwright Collection is an example of a typical 19th century gentleman's library. The content relates to history, politics, literature, law, philosophy, religion.
Chinese Posters Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Chinese Posters
The Chinese Posters collection includes numerous posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution.
Broadside/Poster Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Broadside/Poster Collection
Thousands of broadsides and posters covering a variety of topics and time periods.
James De Mille Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections James De Mille
A comprehensive collection of early edition of James De Mille's works.
Mazo de la Roche Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Mazo de la Roche
Contains various editions and dozens translations of her works, as well as other items from her personal collection.
Robertson Davies Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Robertson Davies Collection
The Robertson Davies Library has been preserved in its original order and is comprised of more than 5000 volumes, theatre prints, and ephemera.
Gustafson Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections Gustafson Collection

Personal library of Ralph Gustafson, Canadian poet and professor at Bishop's University.

The John Buchan Collection
W.D. Jordan Rare Books & Special Collections John Buchan Collection
The collection includes the bound manuscripts of many of Buchan's published writings plus his entire private library.