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Booksellers or libraries

Are you a Bookseller or a librarian, and would you like to order? Visit our webshop to see all our publications. For more information concerning our conditions, or to order please contact us:


Would you like to receive further information about why and how to publish with Leiden University Press? Please see the information for authors or contact managing publisher Saskia Gieling:


Would you like to receive a review copy, or do you have any questions regarding rights and permissions, please write us:

Academic teaching staff

Are you an academic teacher, and would you like to receive a desk or inspection copy? Please send a request to You will receive an invoice along with a copy. If you assign the book to your students and order at least twenty copies, LUP will reimburse your copy. If you decide not to use the book as part of your course you can return it.