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Study Session | Books and Bindings at Waddesdon Manor

Posted in lectures (to attend), opportunities by Editor on April 21, 2016

From Waddesdon:

Study Session: Books and Bindings
Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire, 12 May and 15 September 2016

General view bCome and explore the treasures of the Waddesdon collection of 17th- and 18th-century books and bindings. These include unique manuscripts and luxuriously illustrated printed volumes. Many of the books in the collection have illustrious provenances including great bibliophiles and members of the French Royal Family. The session will provide an opportunity to view some of the treasures of the Waddesdon Collection and to learn about book history through some of its finest examples. £25 (includes grounds admission), £15 National Trust/Art Fund members, £10 students. Thursday 12 May and 15 September 2016. Coffee on arrival at 10.15; study session 10.45–12.15.

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