Past Meetup

Remnant Trust RARE BOOK Event!

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This is a private members-only event. BCD membership = $35.00/yr.

To join the Book Club of Detroit, please email Membership Director, Maurice Barie:


Event Location: LTU Learning Center Gallery

The Remnant Trust is offering 25 rare books for display at Lawrence Technological University! Get to hold an 800-year old Bible in your hands! Some of the books include:

1.) Gutenberg Bible (1455) single leaf

2.) Magna Carta (1576)

3.) Emancipation Proclamation (1862) Abraham Lincoln

4.) Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1690) John Locke; PERSONALLY SIGNED BY LOCKE!

5.) The Prince (1640) Machiavelli

6.) Common Sense (1776) Thomas Paine

7.) Novanglus (1819) John Adams 8.) Illustrated Bible (1791)

9.) Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (1850)

10.) Wealth of Nations (1776) Adam Smith

11.) Sentences (1475) Thomas Aquinas 12.) Selected Pieces (1758) Ben Franklin

13.) Della Scienza Mechanica (1655) Galileo

14.) Peloponnesian War (1629) Thucydides 15.) Torach Egyptian scroll fragment (1500's)

16.) Latin Vulgate Bible (1200's)

And more!!!!!