Rare Book Week Program offers fascinating presentations of interest to maritime enthusiasts:
- July 22, 2 pm ‘Charting the Heavens -The transit of Venus, James Cook and Astronomy’ at the State library
- July 24, 10 am ‘First Glimpses of Antarctica’ at the State Library
- July 26,, 5 pm ‘The Bounty and Beyond’ at the Athenaeum Library Level 1 188 Collins St.
And finally – Who knows what remarkable works you will find at the 51st Australian & New Zealand Antiquarian Book (ANZAB) Fair 27-29 July at Wilson Hall Melbourne University?
For first time visitors to the fair a guided tour is offered this year.
See Melbourne Rare Book Fair