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Joseph H. Rosenthal collection of book leaves

 Collection — oversize: 1
Identifier: MSS 8457

Scope and Contents

Materials include thirty-one original leaves from antiquarian books of scripture (or other religious works) or academia, with accompanying facsimile title pages on folio-sized paper. The display sheets reproduce the title pages of the books from which the leaves were removed, and were intended to allow the book leaves to be mounted for display purposes. Publication dates range from 1483-1748.


  • Publication: 1483-1748


Language of Materials

Materials are in Latin and English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Joseph H. Rosenthal collection of book leaves must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Joseph H. Rosenthal (1928- ) is a neuropsychologist.

Joseph H. Rosenthal, MD and PhD, was born in 1928. A neuropsychologist, he has specialized studying the development of dyslexia. He is the director of the Learning Disabilities for the Department of Pediatrics at Kaiser-Permanente in California, and an assistant clinical professor in the University of California Medical Center's Department of Psychiatry.

Rosenthal has published several books on neuropsychology and language, along with articles detailing his research.


1 oversize box (3 linear ft.)


Materials maintained in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Joseph H. Rosenthal in May 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Joseph H. Rosenthal; 2014.


Literary Manuscripts Archives.

Processing Information

Processed; Sarah Flinders; May 2014.

Register of Joseph H. Rosenthal collection of book leaves
Sarah Flinders
2014 May 29
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States