Edinburgh 2011

‘The John Murray Archive: Engagement and enjoyment of a publishing collection’, at the National Library of Scotland
9 December 2011

Papers:
Christopher de Hamel, welcome and introduction
David McClay, Senior Curator, John Murray Archive, National Library of Scotland, ‘Overview of the John Murray archive, its users and its use’
Dr William Zachs, author of The First John Murray and the Late Eighteenth- Century London Book Trade (1999),’To know the world with Mr Murray: the publication of books of exploration and travel by John Murray, 1773-1859′
Kirsten Banks with Dr Jonathan Wild, ‘Nineteenth century publisher/author relations’ Peter Arnott, playwright, ‘Experience as John Murray archive writer-in-residence at NLS’