Treasures Of The Noel

First page from Wealth of Nations, 1776 London edition
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Repeat Airing Friday, May 31, 2019  

Airs Friday, April 26, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze looks at Adam Smith's The Wealth Of Nations.

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Airs Friday, April 19, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze looks ancient Greece and Plato's Republic.

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Airs Friday, March 8, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze we look back at the history of Peep Shows, the ancesters of animation and film.

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Airs Friday, January 25, 2019, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze examines the Samuel Johnson's "A Dictionary of the English Language."

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Repeat on Friday, September 6, 2019, at 4:29 p.m. 

Airs Friday, January 18, 2019, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze we look the Travels of Gulliver.

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Airs Friday, January 11, 2019, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze we look the history and poetry of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.

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Airs Friday, January 4, 2019, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze we look The Gutenberg Bible, the book that launched the age of literacy and the birth of modern science.

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Airs Friday, December21, 2018, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze we look at the private daily diary of Samuel Pepys, it's role in history, and his literary style which which established personal diaries as a literary genre.

Repeat Airing Friday, June 21, 2019.  Original Airing Friday, December 7, 2018, at 4:29 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze and a look at the history of Aesop's Fables and a delightful pocket edition of this famous book which is housed in their collection.

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