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Professor Henry Woudhuysen FBA

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About this Fellow

English literature of the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries, especially Sir Philip Sidney, Shakespeare, and Samuel Johnson; post-medieval palaeography; bibliography and the history of the book

Website: http://www.linc.ox.ac.uk/Fellows/HenryWoudhuysen

Appointments

Current post

  • Rector, Lincoln College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Rector, Lincoln College University of Oxford, 2012

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