Material Texts at Penn Press

Welcome to Penn Press's
2021 Material Texts virtual store

This fall, the Kislak Center for Special Collection, Rare Books & Manuscripts will be hosting The A.S.W. Rosenbach Lectures in Bibliography in October and The Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age in November—and Penn Press is offering discounts on relevant titles and journals here on our virtual Material Texts store!

To purchase books

Customers in the United States: Browse through titles throughout this Material Texts virtual store, and once you’re ready to check out, enter KISLAKCTR21-FM in the promo code field on the shopping cart page for 40% off plus free shipping!

Customers in Canada, Latin America, and the Caribbean: Please contact our Exhibit Coordinator, Erik Beranek ([email protected]), who will be happy to assist you with placing your order.

All other customers: Order online at and use discount code CSPENN40 at checkout to receive a 40% discount.

Ebooks (customers in all territories): Order online at and use discount code EBOOKPP40 at checkout to receive a 40% discount. (If you need assistance placing an ebook order, please contact our Exhibit Coordinator, Erik Beranek, at [email protected].)

To purchase journal subscriptions

Browse our selection of relevant journals, and use the provided discount codes for up to 25% off print subscriptions on each journal’s website.


Penn Press publishes 22 journals on a wide range of subjects, including several of interest to scholars interested in bibliography and manuscript studies. You can get subscriptions to each of these journals at up to 25% off the print rate! Check out our journals page for more information.