See notable tomes donated to the library over its 2.5-century history, including the first English translation of The Iliad, a book of Lord Byron poems owned by Nathaniel Hawthorne and, naturally, a first edition of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
|Venue name:||New York Society Library||Contact:|
53 E 79th St
|Cross street:||between Madison and Park Aves|
|Opening hours:||Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9am–5pm; Tue, Thu 9am–7pm; Sun 1–5pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 6 to 77th St|