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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 Jeremy Lawrance

The medieval & Renaissance literature & history of Spain from 1200 to 1700, with special interests in literacy, libraries & the history of ideas; humanism; imperialism

Professor Joachim Whaley

The Holy Roman Empire in its European context from the fifteenth century to 1806; the legacy of the Holy Roman Empire in German-speaking central Europe from 1806 to the present

Professor Simon Franklin

History and culture of Russia & Eastern Europe, Medieval & Early Modern; cultural and social history of information technologies

Professor Michael Allen

Renaissance philosophy, particularly the Platonism of Marsilio Ficino & Pica della Mirandola; Renaissance poetry, magic, mythology, iconography & hermeneutics; Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare.