Monthly Archives: March 2012

Christina Roaf gift

Christina Roaf is an Emeritus Fellow in Italian of Somerville College, as well as having been an undergraduate (matriculating in 1937), graduate, lecturer and fellow here. She achieved a First in Italian and French (having been tutored by Enid Starkie) … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 26th March 2012

Shakespeare and the staging of English history by Janette Dillon (Old Somervillian, On Display) Man walks into a room by Nicole Krauss (Old Somervillian) Vowels and consonants (3rd edn.) by Peter Ladefoged and Sandra Ferrari Disner Street on torts (13th … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 19th March 2012

The European Union: economics, policies and history (3rd edn.) by Susan Senior Nello (Old Somervillian, On Display) The bells of St Martin’s by Jane Anstey (Old Somervillian, On Display) Homer and the politics of authority in Renaissance France by Marc … Continue reading

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The New Cambridge Shakespeare

Somerville Library has purchased the below texts in ‘The New Cambridge Shakespeare’ series. This has required us to alter the clasification slightly inorder to create space for expansion: the result is that ‘The New Cambridge Shakespeare’, including titles we already … Continue reading

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Books added 16th March 2012

Criminal law (7th edition) by Jonathan Herring (2 copies) How to do things with Shakespeare: new approaches, new essays edited by Laurie Maguire (On Display) Politics and vision: continuity and innovation in Western political thought (Expanded edition) by Sheldon S. … Continue reading

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Books added 14th March 2012

Shape-shifting tales: Michè€le Roberts’s monstrous women by Valentina Castagna French liberalism from Montesquieu to the present day edited by Raf Geenens and Helena Rosenblatt Biophysical techniques by Iain D. Campbell (2 copies, 1 On Display) The Cambridge companion to literature … Continue reading

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Books added 8th March 2012

The honest man’s fortune prepared by Grace Ioppolo, and checked by H.R. Woudhuysen and G.R. Proudfoot (Malone Society reprints, vol. 176, 2009) The new Machiavelli: how to wield power in the modern world by Jonathan Powell Gray’s anatomy for students … Continue reading

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