London Rare Books School 2017

Event Date: 
26 Jun 2017 to 14 Jul 2017

Applications are now open for the London Rare Books School 2017

The London Rare Books School (LRBS) is a series of five-day, intensive courses on a variety of book-related subjects taught in and around Senate House, University of London. London Rare Books School 2017 will take place from 26 - 30 June (week one), 3 - 7 July (week two), and for the first time the School will run a third week of courses from 10-14 July.

Bursaries, full and part paid, are available.

New courses running this year: History of the Book in India, The Queer Book, History of the Book in Scotland, Medieval Women and the Book, History of Colour Printing, The Digital Book

Also running:

  • Provenance in Books
  • Introduction to Bibliography
  • The Modern Rare Book Trade
  • Scholarly Editing
  • The Printed Book in Europe, 1455-2010
  • History of the British Book Trade
  • History of Book Illustration
  • The Medieval Book
  • A History of Reading
  • European Bookbinding
  • The Book in the Renaissance


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