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Senate House Library, University of London

Director's Choice

Christopher Pressler

ISBN: 978 1 85759 785 1
Size: 190 x 165 mm / 6.5 x 7.5 in.
Binding: paperback
Pages: 80
Images: 37
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UK £9.95 / US $12.95

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Part of Scala's Director's Choice series, a personal and engaging guide with a unique approach to works in one of the finest libraries in the world
  • Each work is selected and discussed by the collection's Director

DESCRIPTION

Senate House Library in the heart of London is widely recognised as a prominent landmark. Part of Scala's successful Director’s Choice series this title adopts a different approach to the typical guide or ‘masterpieces’ book. Christopher Pressler presents his choice of the most unique and remarkable items across the arts, humanities and social sciences from the vast holdings of Senate House Library, University of London.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR


Christopher Pressler is Director of Senate House Library, University of London.

REVIEWS

"An ingenious idea...in Olympic terms [the series] has the makings of a marathon runner."
Brian Sewell, Evening Standard

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