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Dr Anke Timmermann is an Associate Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association (ABA), a Fellow of the Linnean Society, and has been working in the book trade since she joined Bernard Quaritch Ltd in Mayfair in 2014.

Anke was previously Munby Fellow at the University of Cambridge, where she compiled a catalogue of alchemical texts and illustrations in Cambridge Library holdings. Highlights of her academic career, following her PhD in the History of Science at the University of Cambridge (2007) include her successful exhibition about Bess of Hardwick's correspondence at Hardwick Hall and The National Archives; her work in and around the collections of the Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia; and fellowships at the Medical University of Vienna and the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin.

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