15 May 2015
Seminar on Textual Bibliography for Modern Foreign Languages
The 2015 Seminar on Textual Bibliography for Modern Foreign Languages will take place on Monday 1 June in the Eliot Room of the British Library Conference Centre. This year’s programme covers a wide range of topics, languages and places, from early modern Constantinople to 1960s France. The programme for the day is as follows:
10.30 Registration and Coffee
11.00 Anke Timmermann (London), Page Layout in Scientific Codices: A Perspective on Manuscripts and Printed Books in the Long Fifteenth Century
11.45 John L. Flood (London), The English Sweating-Sickness and the Sixteenth- Century German Book Trade
12.30 Lunch (Own arrangements).
1.45 Ian H. Magedera (Liverpool), French Books on India: Book List, Online Library and Data Visualization
2.30 Sophie Heywood (Reading), Censorship and Children’s Book Publishing: The Subversive ’60s in France
3.45 Nil Pektas (London), The Beginnings of Printing in the Ottoman Capital: Book Production and Circulation in Early Modern Constantinople
4.30 Joseph Ross (Notre Dame), Cyrillic Alphabetic Quire Signatures
The Seminar will end at 5.15 pm.
The seminar is free, but please notify Barry Taylor (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Susan Reed (email@example.com) if you wish to attend.
Bookbinders, from Assemblage nouveau des manouvries habilles = Samlung der mit ihren eigenen Arbeiten und Werckzeugen eingekleideten Künstlern, Handwerckern und Professionen ([Augsburg, 1735) British Library 1266.i.15.