From The History of a Book to ‘the history of the book’

Please join us on Monday, November 17, for a lecture by Dr. Leah Price in the Beinecke History of the Book lecture series: “From The History of a Book to ‘the history of the book’: readers and users in Victorian Britain.”

Leah Price, Professor of English and American Literature at Harvard University, works in the fields of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century culture. She is the author, among other works, of Compiling Authority: the anthology and the novel in modern Britain (1998) and the co-editor with Seth Lehrer of a special issue of PMLA entitled The History of the Book and the Idea of Literature (2006).

Please join us at 4PM in the Beinecke Library, rooms 38/39. For further information, please contact kathryn.james@yale.edu or visit the History of the Book Lecture Series web-site.

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