600 Years of Book Collecting, Limited Edition Boxed Set – now available!

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The limited edition boxed set of 600 Years of Book Collecting is now available! Released on St Andrews Day, 2013, the boxed set brings together the all six issues of the University Library’s publication in honour of the University of St Andrews’ 600th Anniversary.

600 box set Issuesbox set open-1Each set comes housed in a beautifully crafted, fold-over box which features the title, as well as the University branding, stamped in gold. Inside the cover of the box you’ll find the hand-numbered limited edition statement signed by the author, Daryl Green, and the designer, Leo Mewse.

The set includes the first three issues which were published during the Michaelmas Term of the 2013-14 academic year and the last three issues which will be released during the Candlemas Term in 2014. Here is a list of the issues and their original publication dates:

issue 1                Issue 1Divinity & Politics (2 October 2013)
issue 2                Issue 2The Natural World (16 October 2013)
issue 3                Issue 3Language & Literature (30 October 2013)
issue 4                Issue 4 – Astronomy & Mathematics (t.b.c., 2014)
issue 5                Issue 5 – Geography & Exploration (t.b.c., 2014)
issue 6                Issue 6 – Arts (t.b.c., 2014)

stack of boxesThe boxed set is a limited edition of only 600 copies, so order now while supplies last! Order by Friday, December 13th to ensure delivery before Christmas to the USA, Canada and Europe, or by the 18th of December for domestic U.K. deliveries! More information on 600 Years of Book Collecting can be viewed here. Boxed sets can be purchased from the University Main Library or the Martyrs Kirk Research Library reception desk in St Andrews or can be ordered online here.

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