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Understanding Bookbindings

At Hereford Cathedral with Arthur Green, Independent Book Conservator.

An immersive two-day seminar for librarians, archivists, volunteers, and anyone working with collections of historic bindings who would like to understand more about the books that they handle.

Participants will experience a variety of historic bindings first-hand, including guided access to the collection at Hereford Cathedral. The course will also include sessions on materials and formats, safe handling, and a tour of Hereford Cathedral and the Mappa Mundi & Chained Library Exhibition.

This seminar costs £350 per person including teas and coffees.

To book, please email: or call 01432 374 225.

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Hereford Cathedral, Hereford HR1 2NG

Organiser: Hereford Cathedral

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