William Shakespeare

Happy birthday, Shakespeare!

This is a guest post by Allie Newman, currently a postgraduate student in Information, Management and Preservation. In September Allie will commence a PhD at the University entitled “Fine Conservation: Tracing the Influence of the Bindery of Douglas Cockerell & Son” Happy… Read More ›

Falkland’s First Folio?

The 232 surviving Shakespeare First Folios have been described as ‘the most minutely studied published works in history’. Bibliographers, historians and literary scholars have pored over them identifying previous owners and analysing the various marginalia detailing early readers’ responses to… Read More ›