The History of the Book told from the Cathedral’s Collections
A perfect afternoon for all book-lovers!
Enjoy a special visit to Canterbury Cathedral’s Archives and Library to see some highlights of the book collections, from medieval to modern. This will be followed by a fascinating illustrated talk by Dr David Shaw*, book historian. Afterwards you will enjoy a Full Afternoon Tea in the Refectory Restaurant.
*’David Shaw has been researching the history of printing and the history of the Cathedral’s Library and its collections for many years. He is a past President of the Bibliographical Society and currently offers a six-week course on the history of printing in Europe for the Canterbury U3A.’
Find further details on The Canterbury Cathedral Lodge website.
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