Travel in the East: an exhibition of material from the Rare Book Collection, Monash University Library, 17 June to 20 August 1999


Title

Travel in the East: an exhibition of material from the Rare Book Collection, Monash University Library, 17 June to 20 August 1999

Contributor

Date

Description

The exhibition was held in the Rare Books Exhibition space, Sir Louis Matheson Library, Monash University from 17 June - 20 August 1999. This exhibition includes works from the 16th to the early 20th century, from Marco Polo to "Chinese" Morrison. There are 17th and 18th century maps as well as photographic albums from the 1890s. The "Far-East" includes the area from India to China and Japan. This exhibition includes tales from less-famous as well as well-known travellers.

Language

English

Type

Medium

Extent

52p.

Rights

Text - Monash University Library CC-BY 4.0. Images - Copyright Not Evaluated

Download File(s)

https://repository.erc.monash.edu/files/upload/Rare-Books/Exhibition-Catalogues/rb_exhibition_catalogues_1999_002.pdf

Citation

Overell, Richard and Overell, Richard (curator), “Travel in the East: an exhibition of material from the Rare Book Collection, Monash University Library, 17 June to 20 August 1999,” Monash Collections Online, accessed April 26, 2019, http://repository.monash.edu/items/show/13284

Item Relations

This item has no relations.