An introduction to looking after books

28 Oct 2009

Event times

14.00 — 16.30

Cost of entry

Free, booking recommended. To book T: 01937 546 546 or visit http://boxoffice.bl.uk

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British Library

London, United Kingdom


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  • Tube: Kings Cross, St. Pancras, Euston
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This seminar offers basic knowledge for the storage and handling of books made from various materials including leather, vellum and cloth. Common causes of deterioration will be discussed and suitable archival materials will be introduced. Please note that we are not able to give valuations or provide secure storage for items while you visit other parts of the Library. To book your place call the Box Office on +44 (0)1937 546 546 (9.00 - 17.00 Monday to Friday)


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