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Rare Book School Summer Course III

decoration07 July 2014|11 July 2014

Rare Book School (RBS) was founded in 1983. It provides continuing-education opportunities for students from all disciplines and levels to study the history of written, printed, and born-digital materials with leading scholars and professionals in the field. 


Book Illustration Processes to 1900 - Terry Belanger

The History of the Book in China - Soren Edgren

The Stationers' Company to 1775 - Ian Gadd

Introduction to the History of Bookbinding - Jan Storm van Leeuwen

The American Book in the Industrial Era, 1820–1940 - Michael Winship

For information on this year’s tuition, other related costs, and application, please visit the RBS website.

In 2014, Rare Book School will offer courses at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts at the University of Pennsylvania and the Library Company of Philadelphia in Philadelphia as well as at the Lillian Goldman Law Library, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library, and Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University in New Haven.


07 July 2014|11 July 2014
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Rare Book School
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