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Treasures from the John Emmerson Collection

Melbourne Rare Book Week

Event Date: 26 July 2023 02:00 PM to 26 July 2023 02:45 PM
Author / Presenters: Dr Anna Welch, Principal Librarian History of the Book & Arts
Event Organiser: State Library Victoria

See the John Emmerson Collection first hand in this exclusive viewing. The most significant gift of rare books State Library Victoria has ever received, the collection contains over 5,000 titles exploring the turbulent years of the English Civil War and the execution of King Charles I. Join Anna to view a selection of the most beautiful and remarkable books from the collection and learn more about the fascinating stories they tell.

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