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BOOK PRODUCTION: TRADITIONS AND INNOVATIONS

Monday 14 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday 15 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday 16 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 17 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday 18 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Saturday 19 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday 20 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Monday 21 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday 22 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday 23 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 24 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday 25 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Saturday 26 October: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Magdalene College, Pepys Library, Magdalene Street, CB3 0AG

This exhibition reveals the changes in printing and bookbinding from the earliest printed books to the present day. The examples are all taken from the iconic library of Samuel Pepys and from Magdalene College Old Library. Learn about materials and techniques in book production: papers and typeface; woodblocks and copperplate engraving; colouring and etching, and stitching, sewing, and glueing books together.

Groups over 10 must contact the library: pepyslibrary@magd.cam.ac.uk

Booking Information

Booking email address: pepyslibrary@magd.cam.ac.uk

No need to book.

Accessibility

Inaccessible

Additional Information

Age: 11+, Exhibition, Drop in, Free of Charge

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