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Magnus Collection

The Magnus Collection was acquired from a former mayor of Berlin, Ernst Magnus, and consists of approximately 300 French and German books, most of which are signed by their famous authors. A highlight of the Magnus Collection is the signed copy of "Manuel D'Artillerie" (1836) by Napoleon-Louis Bonaparte III. Items from this collection can be found in the APU Library Catalog.

Collection Highlights


Napoleon Bonaparte III Signature (1836)

Access to the Collections

To arrange use of the Special Collections, please contact Ken Otto, special collections librarian, at kotto@apu.edu, (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5263, or by mail at the address to the right.