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Lighting the Past: The Lang Collection

We’re back again, finishing our sixth collection to date: the Lang Collection! After a year-and-a-half of adventuring through the General Reserve Collection (you can read about some of the highlights in our two-part blog), this one was over almost before it began – the tiny collection of uncatalogued Lang books took the Lighting the Past…

9 February 2015Rare Book Collection

Andrew Lang (1844-1912): a Centenary Celebration

On Thursday, 1 November 2012, a day conference dedicated to Andrew Lang will be held in Upper College Hall, St Salvator’s Quad, University of St Andrews. Lang was a student at St Andrews, and resident of St Leonard’s Hall from 1861-1863 and he returned to his favourite town often throughout his life. He was awarded…

26 October 2012Events general information Manuscript Collection Rare Book Collection