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Detail of the Sheldonian Theatre from David Loggan (1635-1700), Oxonia illustrata (1675).


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Don Cruickshank
16 February 2015 - 5:15pm
Taylor Institution

The Oxford Bibliographical Society was founded in 1922 to encourage bibliographical research. Membership of the Society is available, on application, to all those interested in manuscripts, printed books and the arts and trades connected with them. Members may attend all the meetings, visits as appropriate, and receive the publications for the years of their membership free.

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The printing of plays in Early Modern Spain

The next O.B.S. lecture will be on Monday 16 February 2015
    At the Taylor Institution at 5.15 p.m.
DON CRUICKSHANK (University College, Dublin) will speak on
The printing of plays in Early Modern Spain

The Library of John Ruskin, by James S. Dearden

The most recent Oxford Bibliographical Society publication is The Library of John Ruskin by James S. Dearden

Portuguese Writers and English Readers

Other recent publications: T.F. Earle's Portuguese Writers and English Readers: Books by Portuguese writers printed before 1640 in the libraries of Oxford and Cambridge (2009): view title-page, contents and sample. This work has also been published in Portuguese as Escritores portugueses e leitores ingleses: livros de escritores portugueses, impressos antes de 1640, nas bibliotecas de Oxford e Cambridge (Lisbon: Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian, 2014).