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Losing yourself in a book – the Boots Booklovers Library

Wednesday, 22nd November, 2017    
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Five Leaves Bookshop*
14a Long Row, Nottingham, NG1 2DH

Discussion led by Dr Nickianne Moody of Liverpool John Moores University and Sophie Clapp Head Archivist at Boots. The Boots library was the biggest chain of circulating libraries in this country, established in 1899 and running into the mid-1960s. In 1903 there were eight such libraries in Nottingham. This is their history.

Part of the national Being Human festival

Free, light refreshments included

Note earlier-than-usual time

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