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  • 26 Oct 2011 - 26 Jul 2015 - UNITED KINGDOM , - London

    Treasure of the British Library - Permanent Exhibition (Exhibitions)

    Treasure of the British Library - Permanent Exhibition
    Have you ever visited the British Library's treasures? The Sir John Ritblat Gallery in the St Pancras building hosts a permanent display of many of the greatest treasures. See over 200 beautiful and fascinating items: sacred texts from many faiths, maps and views, early printing, literary, historical, scientific and musical works from over the centuries and around the world. Discover some of the world's most exciting and significant books, from Magna Carta and the Gutenberg Bible, to Handel and the Beatles. Marvel at the Lindisfarne Gospels, the genius behind the Leonardo notebooks, and see...
  • 02 Apr 2013 - 20 Aug 2015 - NEW ZEALAND , - Dunedin

    From Pigskin to Paper: The Art and Craft of Bookbinding (Exhibitions)

    From Pigskin to Paper: The Art and Craft of Bookbinding
    Wooden boards, raised bands, end-leaves, vellum, blind-stamped, and fillets are all part of the language of the bookbinder. The exhibition decodes the jargon used by bookbinders, and showcases their creative skills which become evident in all aspects of the binding process. On display are hand-bound calfskin, pigskin, or vellum examples from the hand-press period along with machine-made mass-produced bindings from the early 19th century. They range from the earliest English binding in New Zealand (dated 1482), 16th century European samples, and 19th century publisher's bindings, to works...
  • 13 Jun 2014 - 31 Dec 2014 - FRANCE

    RÊVES BRISÉS. Exposition itinérante du 13 juin au 31 décembre 2014 (Exhibitions)

    RÊVES BRISÉS. Exposition itinérante du 13 juin au 31 décembre 2014
    Cette exposition met à l'honneur 3 hommes de lettres tués pendant la première guerre mondiale : Charles Péguy, Alain-Fournier, Emile Clermont, ainsi que les Martyrs de Vingré, six fusillés réhabilités dont trois étaient originaires de l'Allier. Tous ont un lien direct ou indirect avec le Bourbonnais.
  • 27 Sep 2014 - 28 Sep 2014 - FRANCE , - Néris les Bains

    Salon du livre ancien de Néris les Bains (03310) (Book fairs)

    Une vingtaine de libraires spécialisés de toute la France Exposition des fonds précieux des médiathèques
  • 03 Oct 2014 - 04 Oct 2014 - NETHERLANDS , - Amsterdam

    35th Amsterdam Antiquarian Book, Map and Print Fair (NVvA) (Book fairs)

    35th Amsterdam Antiquarian Book, Map and Print Fair (NVvA)
    For the 35th time, the Amsterdam Antiquarian Book Fair will be organized by the Nederlandsche Vereeniging van Antiquaren (NVvA) and supported by the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). At the PTA Passenger Terminal Dutch and foreign dealers will present wonderful books, manuscripts, maps and prints from all centuries.
  • 03 Nov 2014 - 07 Nov 2014 - UNITED STATES , - Berkeley

    California Rare Book School - Paul Shaw: History of Typography (Lectures)

    California Rare Book School - Paul Shaw: History of Typography
    California Rare Book School is a continuing education program dedicated to providing the knowledge and skills required by professionals working in all aspects of the rare book community, and for students interested in entering the field. Founded in 2005, CalRBS is a project of the Department of Information Studies at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA. CalRBS is supported by an informal consortium of many of the academic and research libraries and antiquarian booksellers of Southern California.
  • 06 Nov 2014 - 08 Nov 2014 - DENMARK , - Copenhagen

    Scandinavian Antiquarian Book Fair 2014 (ABF) (Book fairs)

    Scandinavian Antiquarian Book Fair 2014 (ABF)
    The Scandinavian Antiquarian Book Fair 2014 will take place in Copenhagen, organized by the Danish Antiquarian Booksellers Association. The Scandinavian Book Fair alternates between Stockholm, Oslo, and Copenhagen, and in 2014 the pleasure of hosting it befalls Copenhagen. It will take place in the heart of Copenhagen, in one of Denmark’s most beloved and admired buildings, which every weekend attracts several thousand visitors in itself. The Round Tower was built by Christian IV between 1637 and 1642 as part of the Trinitatis complex uniting church, library, and...
  • 07 Nov 2014 - 08 Nov 2014 - UNITED KINGDOM , - London

    24th Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair 2014 (ABA) (Book fairs)

    24th Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair 2014 (ABA)
    The friendliest and most approachable event of the antiquarian book fair calendar: If you are already in the trade, an existing collector, or simply curious about old, antiquarian, collectable books, maps and ephemera, then the Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair at the Chelsea Old Town Hall is not to be missed.
  • 08 Nov 2014 - 09 Nov 2014 - FRANCE , - Lille

    15ème Salon du Livre Ancien de Lille (Book fairs)

    15ème Salon du Livre Ancien de Lille
    Les 8 et 9 novembre prochains se déroulera à Lille Grand Palais le 15ème Salon du Livre Ancien organisé comme chaque année par l'association "Lille Livres Anciens".  35 libraires seront réunis pour l'occasion.  Un rendez-vous incontournable pour les bibliophiles avertis, amateurs passionnés, collectionneurs débutants ou simples amoureux des beaux livres. 
  • 14 Nov 2014 - 16 Nov 2014 - UNITED STATES , - Boston

    38th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA) (Book fairs)

    38th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA)
    The Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair is one of the oldest and most respected antiquarian book shows in the USA. Rare book dealers from the United States, England, Germany and The Netherlands offer rare, collectible and antiquarian books, modern first editions, manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, and a plethora of other literary ephemera at Boston’s Hynes Convention Center.
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