A talk on the Great Libraries of England
Date: Tuesday 16 May
Venue: Club Room, City Club
Time: Noon - 1pm
Cost: Free for Club members
Celebrate the richness and variety of libraries throughout the centuries with Shane Carmody, historian, author and manager of major State Library of Victoria exhibitions. From cathedrals to private houses, ancient university colleges to royal palaces, Shane will show how books and the knowledge they contain have been treasured, preserved, plundered and honoured.
Bookings essential by Friday 12 May.