Category Archives: New Accessions

Posts relating to new books or archival material received.

The Voyages of Giacomo Cook – a wonderful gift

At an afternoon tea event on Tuesday, we were delighted to acknowledge the donation of an almost complete set of Raccolta de’ viaggi intorno al globo del Capitano Giacomo Cook…, published in 1787 by Tommaso Masi. With our Beaglehole links … Continue reading

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What we got for Christmas.

Kia ora We have recently added some new examples of different binding styles to the Print Cultures Exemplars collection.  They’re so gorgeous I thought they needed to be shared: Mauchline bindings (pronounced Moshlin – printing onto timber boards):  Heavenward is … Continue reading

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