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Petticoats and Presses: Women Printers in 18th century York

Petticoats and Presses: Women Printers in 18th century York
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14 Feb 2020 1pm

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Leeds Central Library

Municipal Buildings, Calverley Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 3AB

The 18th century was an exciting time to be in York. New printing houses and bookshops were springing up all over the city. Join Sarah Griffin, Rare Books and York Minster Librarian, University of York, in celebrating the female entrepreneurs who helped put York on the printing map.

Part of our series of talks in partnership with Leeds University Library Galleries.

Image Info: The Raymond Burton collection from Rare Books at the University of York

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