hardcover book in very A Tale of Two Centuries: A Warm and Richly Pictorial History of Brown University, 1764 - 1985 is a detailed pictorial history of the great Ivy League college in Rhode Island. This book traces it founding as Rhode Island College when William Rogers was its only student through its development as a full university. This book is hardbound, 319 pages, dust jacket. Written by Jay Barry and Martha Mitchell. Published by the Brown Alumni Monthly in 1985.