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Category Archives for New books


Recent acqusitions: Courtauld alumni and staff publications

Wednesday, 26 February, 2014 by Book Library Team

While visiting the Courtauld Book Library, you may have noticed the three recent acquisitions displays to the side of the issue desk. The library staff see dozens of new acquisitions arrive every week, and these displays are a wonderful way … Continue reading

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New Books: London & UK Exhibition Catalogues

Tuesday, 25 June, 2013 by hlam

We’ve got a very fetching new books display at the moment, with the UK exhibition catalogues cutting a particularly fine figure as the summer shows are unleashed – most recently the Courtauld’s own Collecting Gauguin: Samuel Courtauld in the ’20s, … Continue reading

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New Book Display

Wednesday, 7 November, 2012 by Eleanor Keane

Over the summer there has been a wealth of new and exciting exhibitions in and around London and internationally, and this is reflected in the recent acquisitions on show in our New Book Display. There is a variety of material … Continue reading

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New Book Display

Wednesday, 26 October, 2011 by Book Library Team

The first New Book Display of the term has an eclectic mix of material and we have chosen a few of the highlights to share with you. For those of you new to the concept, the New Books Display comprises … Continue reading

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Hey big spender new expensive books in the library

Friday, 23 April, 2010 by Book Library Team

In the last month or so the Book Library has acquired two significant complete sets of correspondence. The first is van Gogh’s. Many of us will have enjoyed the recent exhibition at the RA, despite the crushed toes and strained … Continue reading

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Fire proof book arrives on exchange

Wednesday, 14 April, 2010 by Book Library Team

Thanks to our exchange partners at the Belvedere gallery in Vienna, we are preparing to accession an exhibition catalogue with a very special feature – a flame-retardant, fully recyclable textile cover! The catalogue celebrates the work of a group of … Continue reading

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