Rare Book Club at Portico Library

Rare Book Club: Portico Library

Saturday 12 May, 1.30pm to 3pm

Location: Portico Library

This event is free, booking is required.

The Portico Library’s historic collection offers a fascinating insight on how the prosperous society of 19th century Manchester viewed the wider world. Come along for a special guided introduction to Library’s holdings, with a particular focus on the Voyages and Travels section, which includes extensive literature on China and the Far East.

This event is part of a wider programme of activity related to Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art’s library and archive. These free events, funded by Heritage Lottery Fund, offer the opportunity for new audiences to engage with collections and archives through the North West.

This event is free. Booking is required.

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Samantha Y Huang, First Step Commission