The latest book vlog of ABBA in een Volvo features Marieke van Delft of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, National Library of the Netherlands, and Reinder Storm, curator at the Special Collections University of Amsterdam.
Alex and Biene were invited in The Hague for dinner, drinks and hours of inspiring conversations about books and the world of books. Obviously they brought along their camera, resulting in the book vlog below.
Marieke van Delft is Curator of Early Printed Editions at the department of collections of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, national library of the Netherlands. She is the editor and initiator of the facsimiles of Lannoo publishers, Atlas De Witt/City Atlas of the Low Countries (2012), De Nederlandsche vogelen by Sepp and Nozeman (2014) and Metamorphosis insectorum Surinamensium by Maria Sibylla Merian (2016). She is the coordinator of Bibliopolis, the Short-Title Catalogue, Netherlands (STCN) and Watermarks in Incunabula printed in the Low Countries (WILC).
Reinder Storm is the curator of cartography, geography and travel at the Special Collections of The University of Amsterdam. He previously worked at The KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies and the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, national library of the Netherlands.