Vulnerable books

                                    

                          Plan of general development: report of the Metropolitan Planning Commission, 1929

Summary

The subject matter includes Art history, Cinema studies, Cultural studies, English literature, Politics, History, Anthropology, through to Botany, Cartography, and more.

Included in this collection are large art books with full page colour plates, easily damaged.

Examples include:

  • The circus, 1870-1950 / with essays and captions by Dominique Jando ; additional essays by Linda Granfield ; and historical consultation by Fred Dahlinger, Jr. ; edited by Noel Daniel.

Guidelines

  • fragile materials
  • books with plates which are not bound but loosely inserted or separately housed in a portfolio
  • books which have an extensive past history of theft or mutilation irrespective of content
  • books whose physical condition makes normal processing and shelving unsuitable.

Exploring the collection

The Circus, 1870-1950 / with essays and captions by Dominique Jando ; additional essays by Linda Granfield ; and historical consultation by Fred Dahlinger, Jr. ; edited by Noel Daniel

Availability

Melbourne campus.

Access

Vulnerable items are located in Storage.

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