Foxcroft Lecture: Patrick Spedding on banned books exposed

Spedding, P. (Contributor)

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Description

In the 2016 Foxcroft Lecture, Dr Patrick Spedding looks into the history of private case collections, where 'dangerous' books were discreetly locked away for the safety of the public. He focuses on some curious and lesser-known examples, including some from the Library's own private case!
Period2016
Held atLiterary Studies