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Professor David McKitterick FBA

About this Fellow

History of the Book (English) Bibliography (English)

Website: http://www.trin.cam.ac.uk/index.php?pageid=176&conid=76

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Honorary Professor of Historical Bibliography, Trinity College, Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Honorary Professor of Historical Bibliography, Trinity College, Cambridge, Trinity College University of Cambridge, 2006 - 2015
  • Fellow and Librarian, Trinity College University of Cambridge, 1986
  • Emeritus Honorary Professor of Historical Bibliography, Trinity College University of Cambridge, 2015
  • Vice-Master, Trinity College University of Cambridge, 2013

Publications

Old books, new technologies; the representation, conservation and transformation of books since 1700 2013

Cambridge University Library: a history. The 18th and 19th centuries 1986

A history of Cambridge University Press (3 vols) 1992, 1998, 2004

Print, manuscript and the search for order, 1450-1830 2003

The Cambridge history of the book in Britain, vol 6, 1830-1914 2009

Other Early Modern Languages and Literatures to 1830 Fellows

Professor Trevor Dadson

The literature and the socio-economic, cultural and political history of 16th and 17th-century Spain; contemporary Spanish poetry; literary criticism, textual bibliography; the Moriscos

Professor Pat Rogers

18th-century Britain, including literary, political, social and cultural history, with special concentrations in the history of the book and aspects of music, gardening and medicine

Professor Gordon Campbell

Renaissance & seventeenth century English literature, especially John Milton; ancient & modern European literatures; cultural history, especially art, architecture, garden history, legal history & Biblical studies; the contemporary Islamic world

Professor Neil Kenny

Sixteenth & seventeenth century literature & thought in Europe, especially France; the role played by various dimensions of language (eg concept-formation; tense-aspect) in the shaping of knowledge & belief.