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Books on the Move., 1981-06-20/1981-07-22

 Item — poster: 546
Identifier: NZSA90546
Books on the Move.

Scope and Contents note

Double-sided poster advertising a 1981 touring exhibition books from the Federal Republic of Germany. The front side includes a drawing of a person shown from the waist down holding a very large book. The reverse side includes a description of the exhibition and a list of dates, times and venues (including Concert Chamber Wellington Town Hall and Auckland Museum). Also includes the texts: 'A. International Exchange: 1. Australia / New Zealand / Oceania, 2. The Federal Republic of Germany / Europe. B. Man and the Arts / Leisure activities: 1. Australian and New Zealand authors in German translation, 2. Modern and contemporary German literature, 3. German authors in English translation, 4. Australian / New Zealand children's and young people's books in German translation, 5. German children's and young people's books, 6. Language and literature, 7. German as a foreign language, 8. Visual arts, 9. Performing arts, 10. Leisure activities, 11. Magazines / Newspapers / Journals (Sections A/B/C). C. Man and Society: 1. Philosophy / Theology, 2. Political science / Contemporary history, 3. Social science, 4. Economics, 5. Psychology / Education. D. Man and Science: 1. Environmental research / Ecology, 2. Oceanography / Hydrology, 3. Agricultural Science / Nutrition, 4. Geology / Mining, 5. Energy Science / Energy economics, 6. Urban and regional planning, 7. Professional journals (Section D). Sponsored in cooperation with: Book Publishers Association of New Zealand, Book Sellers Association of New Zealand, Goethe Institute Wellington, Goethe Society Wellington and Auckland, New Zealand Book Council, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs.'


  • Creation: 1981-06-20/1981-07-22

Conditions governing access

Paper copies of the NZSAC posters may be consulted for research without restriction.


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From the Series: 60 linear_centimeters (Six map drawers containing oversize folders ) : 600 posters.

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Container Summary

420 x 295 mm

Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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