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Marina Kruger Pelissari

Book and Paper Conservator

Directorate: Research Collections

Department: Conservation and Collection Care

Division: Special Collections


Marina is a Book and Paper Conservator at Cambridge University Library. Prior to her current role as Project Conservator on the Curious Cures in Cambridge Libraries Project she worked on the Polonsky Foundation Greek Manuscripts Project at the UL and as a private conservator in studios in Brazil and Italy. Marina is interested in early book structures, medieval manuscripts and parchment conservation.

Associated research projects

Curious Cures in Cambridge Libraries

A project to conserve, catalogue and digitise medieval medical recipes, funded by the Wellcome Trust.

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Curious Cures manuscript: CUL MS Dd.6.29 (ff. 27v-28r)