About: The Vann Victorian Collection

The Vann Victorian Collection is a treasure of the University of North Texas Libraries and an exceptional resource for the study of Victorian literature. This exhibit showcases some pieces from the collection, including rare first editions, part-issue editions and association copies. Dr. J. Don Vann, Professor Emeritus at UNT, curated this exhibit


Text by Dr. Don Vann, with additional text by Morgan Gieringer

All books in this exhibit are a part of the Vann Victorian Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections. 

Book photography by Derek Rankin

Portrait photography and videos by Josh Sylve

Display Information

The Vann Victorian Collection is a online exhibit.

Organizational Credits


  • Dr. J. Don Vann

Last updated date

October 06, 2014