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The Early Roxburghe Club 18121835
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Shayne Husbands
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-21 - Publisher: Anthem Press

The Roxburghe Club, founded in 1812, has an unbroken publishing history from 1814 to the present day. The Early Roxburghe Club 1812–1835 offers a new narrative for the formative years of the Roxburghe Club, for the ‘bibliomania’ of the Romantic period and for early nineteenth-century antiquarian culture and its relationship
The bonds of family
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Katie Donington
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-15 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Moving between Britain and Jamaica this book reconstructs the world of commerce, consumption and cultivation sustained through an extended engagement with the business of slavery. Transatlantic slavery was both shaping of and shaped by the dynamic networks of family that established Britain’s Caribbean empire. Tracing the activities of a single
Readers in a Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: David McKitterick
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book traces a revolution in values that transformed nineteenth-century attitudes to second-hand books, bibliography and collecting.
Balaam's Ass: Vernacular Theology Before the English Reformation
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Nicholas Watson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-27 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Balaam's Ass attempts the first comprehensive overview of religious writing in early England's vernacular languages--Old English, Insular French, and Middle English--between the ninth and sixteenth centuries. In this first of three volumes, Watson focuses on the first generation of these writings, in Old English and early Middle English.
The Early Roxburghe Club 18121835
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Shayne Husbands
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-21 - Publisher: Anthem Press

The Roxburghe Club, founded in 1812, has an unbroken publishing history from 1814 to the present day. The Early Roxburghe Club 1812–1835 offers a new narrative for the formative years of the Roxburghe Club, for the ‘bibliomania’ of the Romantic period and for early nineteenth-century antiquarian culture and its relationship