Benefits of membership in the Hakluyt Society

Benefits of membership in the Hakluyt Society

Hakluyt Society membership benefits

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Members of the Society are entitled to:

1. Receive all volumes published by the Society, other than those of the Extra Series, during the period of their membership. Such volumes are distributed (free and post free) to members.

2. Purchase earlier volumes (if still in print) and additional copies of current volumes at discounted prices which are about forty per cent below those at which the Society’s publications are sold to the public. (Click here for books still in print)

3. Purchase volumes issued in the Extra Series at special rates, from 20 to 30% below the retail published prices.

4. Purchase hardback print-on-demand copies of any book in the Society’s backlist at a discount of 40% below the advertised price. Non-members may view or order these book by clicking the following links: First Series reprints and Second Series reprints. Members should access the discounted prices by logging in.

5. Receive the twice yearly Newsletter, the List of Publications in Print and the Annual Report.

6. Receive a printed copy of the Annual Lecture delivered at the AGM (if published).

7. Receive early notice and discounted registration for special events organised by the Society.

8. Attend and vote at the Annual General Meeting held in London. Each year a distinguished speaker is invited to give a lecture to members of the Society and their guests following the conclusion of the AGM.

9. Have password access to the ‘Members Only’ pages on the website.

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