Medieval and early modern marginalia
Melbourne Rare Book Week
Thursday 11 July11:00am-11:45am
Thursday 11 July6:00pm-6:45pm
A face peeping through golden foliage, an inscription to a loved one, an inky fingerprint: marginalia takes many forms. Marks made by individuals in their books are of increasing interest in our digital world; they represent material connections with the past. Join Anna to explore examples of curious marginalia from the SLV's rich collection of medieval and early modern books.
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