DABF18 | SSSSH! Tour #3: The Edward Worth Library, peak inside the physician’s collection

27 November 2018

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Led by Worth librarian Dr. Elizabethanne Boran, this visit provides a peak into the little-known but extremely important book collection of Dr Edward Worth.

Tuesday 27 November 2018 | 1pm - 2pm
Meet at the entrance to Dr Steeven’s Hospital, opposite Heuston Station.
FREE event, book tickets HERE.

Led by Worth librarian Dr. Elizabethanne Boran, this visit provides a peak into the little-known but extremely important book collection of Dr Edward Worth (1676-1733), a Dublin physician, which is housed in Dr Steeven’s Hospital (Thomas Burgh architect, 1720s).

This event takes place as part of Dublin Art Book Fair 2018: Art and Architecture: Uncovering Libraries and Collections, sponsored by Henry J Lyons, supported by Dublin UNESCO City of Literature and the Arts Council of Ireland. Dublin Art Book Fair 2018 is guest curated by architectural and cultural historian, Dr. Ellen Rowley.

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