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An entertaining talk and performance revealing the purchase of Egyptian antiquities in Late Victorian Manchester, with projection of slides and reading of the unpublished correspondence of the archaeologists, librarians and sponsors involved in the formation of the John Rylands papyri collection.
Thu 1 Mar 2012 6pm - 7.30pm
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Mon 27 Feb 2012 1pm - 2pm
at Manchester Museum
Sat 25 Feb 2012 7.30pm - 10.30pm
at Whitworth Art Gallery
Mon 27 Feb 2012 to Thu 1 Mar 2012 Daily from 9.30am - 4.30pm
at Sackville Building, University of Manchester
Sat 25 Feb 2012 3.30pm - 4.30pm
at Manchester Art Gallery
Sun 26 Feb 2012 12 noon - 12.30pm
at People's History Museum
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