Back a Book Donation Form
Thank you for choosing to support Back a Book. The book conservation work is vital to ensure that our historic library collections can be studied and exhibited for years to come.
The cost of conservation for each item is stated below. For those who support the conservation of an item in full, we will recognise this generous contribution in the following ways:
- a 'Conservation Report' outlining the work undertaken on the item, with 'before and after' photos for personal study
- acknowledgement in the online catalogue record of the book, if applicable (currently printed books only)
- an acknowledgement in the Pepys Library section of the college website and the 'Friends of the Pepys Library' Newsletter
If you would like to back a book in full please note down the title in the textbox on the form.
Items for Conservation and cost to conserve
- 'Nuove inventioni di balli' by Cesare de Negri, 1604 (Pepys Library): £245.00
- 'Proeven van letteren' by Jan Bus, c. 1690 (Pepys Library): £245.00
- 'The death of Robert, Earl of Huntington' by Anthony Munday, 1601 (Pepys Library): £245.00
- The book of the feat of arms and chivalry by Christine de Pisan, 1489 ; Dere militari by Vegetius, c14th (Pepys Library): £350.00
- Grant of Barony to Lord Audley, 1538 (College Archives): £525.00
- Grant of Arms to Lord Audley, 1538 (College Archives): £525.00
- The London Magazine: or, Gentleman’s Monthly Intelligencer, London, 1745-1747 (Old Library): £700.00 (all three volumes) or supported individually: £175.00 (Volume 1), £175.00 (Volume 2), £350.00 (Volume 3).
- Treatise of three conversions of England from paganism to Christian religion, 1603 (Old Library): £1400.00
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