Author Archives: Sue Purver

About Sue Purver

I'm Assistant Librarian at Somerville College, Oxford.

Books added 1st August 2017

Naiza Khan : works 1987-2013 (artist an Old Somervillian) Dear Winifred : letters to Winifred and Ben Nicholson, 1926-1930 by Christopher Wood ; edited by Anne Goodchild Friendship and its discourses in the seventeenth century by Cedric C. Brown Molecular … Continue reading

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Books added week beginning 24th July 2017

Archaeology and Homeric epic edited by Susan Sherratt and John Bennet (includes chapter by Stephanie Dalley, FS) Ecocriticism in the modernist imagination : Forster, Woolf, and Auden by Kelly Sultzbach Science, fiction, and the fin-de-si├Ęcle periodical press by Will Tattersdill … Continue reading

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Books added 5th January 2017

An introduction to the composition and analysis of Greek prose by Eleanor Dickey Reformations : the early modern world, 1450-1650 by Carlos M. N. Eire (On Display) Medieval chivalry by Richard W. Kaeuper Liaisons : philosophy meets the cognitive and … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 19th September 2016

The Cambridge companion to Victorian women’s writingedited by Linda H. Peterson Sealy and Worthington’s Text, cases and materials in company law (Eleventh edition)by Sarah Worthington Gower’s Principles of modern company law (Tenth edition)by Paul L. Davies and Sarah Worthington The … Continue reading

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Books added 24th March 2015

The Poems (Everyman edition) by W. B. Yeats; edited and introduced by Daniel Albright Omon Ra by Victor Pelevin; translated by Andrew Bromfield The very late Goethe: self-consciousness and the art of ageing by Charlotte Lee Sebald’s bachelors : queer … Continue reading

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Books added week commencing 2nd April 2012

Rheumatology, orthopaedics and trauma at a glance (2nd edn) by Catherine Swales and Christopher Bulstrode Changing family size in England and Wales by Eilidh Garrett, Alice Reid, Kevin Schurer and Simon Szreter A guide to Old English (8th edn) by … Continue reading

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Books added 15th February 2012

De vulgari eloquentia : Dante’s book of exile by Marianne Shapiro Philosophy of probability : contemporary readings edited by Antony Eagle Instant notes physical chemistry by A.G. Whittaker, A.R. Mount & M.R. Heal Making women martyrs in Tudor England by … Continue reading

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