Margaret Lane Ford: Bookselling and bibliography.

Presidential Address
Despite their essentially ephemeral nature, catalogues of books for sale have played an important role in the history of bibliography, and it may be useful to look afresh at the influence commerce and scholarship exercised on each other, largely down to the end of the eighteenth century, through our modern lens of the archaeology of the book.

Dates: 
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 17:30
Location: 
Society of Antiquaries, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BE