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What Makes a Book "Rare"?
Thu 23 March 2017, 18:30 – 19:30 GMT
To celebrate Edinburgh's inaugural Rare Books Festival we are delighted welcome our colleague Andrew Hunter to the shop.
Andrew is a rare books bookseller with Blackwell's Rare Books, who are based in our shop in Oxford. Andrew has been in the Antiquarian book trade for over 40 years, so he's got some fantastic insights to share, such as what make a rare book? He will also bring some books up from the treasure trove that is the Rare Books department Browse their full inventory on their website (first edition of The Lord of the Rings anyone?)
For more information about the Rare Books Festival, and for a full programme of events, please visit their website http://www.rarebooksedinburgh.com