- Associated Press - Sunday, January 24, 2016

MIAMI (AP) - William Shakespeare’s First Folio is coming to Florida International University in February.

The folio is a first edition of the collected works of Shakespeare, published in 1623. The exhibit is presented by the Folger Shakespeare Library, which holds the largest collection of First Folios in the world. Only 750 First Folios were printed in 1623 and only 233 are known to have survived. The university says the rare books are valued in the millions of dollars, with the last one selling at a London auction for more than $5 million.

The university says it’s the only site in Florida to host the exhibit. It will go on display Feb. 2 at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum.

The folios are currently traveling the nation to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.

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