Monthly Archives: June 2014

Books added 23rd June 2014

The first Georgians: art & monarchy, 1714-1760 edited by Desmond Shawe-Taylor (On Display) A practical guide to lawyering skills (3rd edn.) by Fiona Boyle, Deveral Capps, Philip Plowden and Clare Sandford (Old Somervillian) The reception of Sir Walter Scott in … Continue reading

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Books added 20th June 2014

Cruelty and sentimentality: Greek attitudes to animals, 600-300 BC by Louise Calder Cézanne and the modern: masterpieces of European art from the Pearlman Collection edited by Jane Friedman, Sharon Herson, and Audrey Walen Ancient slavery and abolition: from Hobbes to … Continue reading

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Books added 19th June 2014

Special moments in African-American history, 1955-1996: the photographs of Moneta Sleet, Jr., Ebony magazine’s Pulitzer Prize winner compiled and edited by Doris E. Saunders; with introduction by Gordon Parks, Sr. and afterword by Lerone Bennett, Jr. (On Display) Style: lessons … Continue reading

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Books added 17th June 2014

Modern jurisprudence: a philosophical guide by Sean Coyle (On Display) Introduction to Schenkerian analysis by Allen Forte and Steven E. Gilbert Historical sociolinguistics: language change in Tudor and Stuart England by Terttu Nevalainen and Helena Raumolin-Brunberg Rudin by I.S. Turgenev; … Continue reading

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Books added 16th June 2014

Cities at war in early modern Europe by Martha Pollak Writing for journalists by Wynford Hicks with Sally Adams, Harriett Gilbert and Tim Holmes (On Display) A Jesuit in the Forbidden City: Matteo Ricci 1552-1610 by R. Po-chia Hsia (On … Continue reading

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Books added 13th June 2014

Statistics: an introduction using R by Michael J. Crawley (4 copies) Rabanus Maurus: auf den Spuren eines karolingischen Gelehrten herausgegeben von Hans-Jürgen Kotzur; verfasst von Winfried Wilhelmy (On Display) Stable domination and independence in algebraically closed valued fields by Deirdre … Continue reading

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Books added 11th June 2014

Houghton revisited: the Walpole masterpieces from Catherine the Great’s Hermitage: Houghton Hall, State Hermitage Museum, Royal Academy of Arts Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at Houghton Hall, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, 17th May-29th Sept. 2013 Elizabeth I & … Continue reading

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