Jul 12, 2016

Rare Book Week 2016

Rare Book Week is back for 2016 with over 40 events planned throughout the city starting this week. This is a chance to discover some rarities in your collection with free appraisals, talks on travel books, sports books, discussions on the history of Penguin books and so much more.

Events will be held throughout the CBD from Thursday 14 - 24 July and will include the Rare Book Fair where exhibitors will be selling hard to find items.

Visit www.rarebookweek.com for more information about events and activities.

1 comment:

Lenore Frost said...

The RHSV contribution to Rare Book Week this year is a lunctime lecture called "Up in Smoke: The colourful history of the Phoenix Fireworks Company in Australia", by Barry Sturman, 1.15 to 2.15pm on 20 July. For more details go to http://www.historyvictoria.org.au/lecture-rare-book-week