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Sir Redmond Barry: The Bibliophile

Melbourne Rare Book Week

Event Date: 10 July 2019
Author / Presenters: Melbourne Law School Library, Carole Hinchcliff and Wallace Kirsop

Bookings Required

Wed 10 July 1:00pm -2:00pm
Leigh Scott Room
Level 1, Baillieu Library The University of Melbourne

Learn about Sir Redmond Barry, the bibliophile, his style of book collecting as reflected in his personal library, and the ongoing project to re-create Barry's library. We will also examine Barry's influence on developing the first library collection at The University of Melbourne. A selection of Barry's writings and books associated with Barry will be displayed.

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