Collecting W. B. Yeats


Collecting W. B. Yeats

The June 2015 seminar in the book-collecting series organised jointly by the Institute of English Studies (London University) and the Rare Book Society was given by Professor Warwick Gould.

Emeritus Professor of English, Warwick Gould F.R.S.L., F.E.A., F.R.S.A., is a Senior Research Fellow and former Director of the Institute of English Studies and Director of the Research Centre in the History of the Book. He is also known as one of our foremost authorities on Yeats – editor of the Yeats Annual, editor of Yeats and the Nineties (2001), one of the editors of Yeats’s letters, and author of Yeats and his Books (2003). Here he will talk on his own collecting and the assembling of his collection of W. B. Yeats.

The seminar too place on Tuesday 9th June 2015 (Yeats's 150th birthday being the 13th) – Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. The seminars are free and open to the public. There is no need to book and all are very welcome.