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Kelmscott Chaucer

RBSC has acquired the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, published by William Morris’s Kelmscott Press in 1896. Once called the “most beautiful of all printed books,” the “Kelmscott Chaucer” bolsters RBSC’s 19th-century literature collection. (Read more)

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Remembrance Day Speaker Series

Join RBSC for a Remembrance Day speaker series, featuring talks by Cameron Cathcart, Clifford J. Pereira, and Dr. Sherrill Grace on topics ranging from wartime service by CPR Empress liners to depictions of war in Canadian literature. (Read more)


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