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Melbourne Rare Book Week Lecture
July 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
BOOKS AND READING IN LA TROBE’S MELBOURNE
Speaker: Professor Wallace Kirsop, book historian and collector, will draw upon his vast knowledge to highlight aspects of European culture reflected in the early years of La Trobe’s administration of the Port Phillip District of New South Wales and, after Separation in 1851, the flourishing book-trade in the new colony of Victoria.
Bookings essential. All welcome.