The Bibliographical Society of the University announces the publication of the latest in its series of monographs on bibliographical subjects, Paper and Type, by John Bidwell, Curatorial Chair and Astor Curator of Printed Books and Bindings at the Morgan Library & Museum. Mr. Bidwell has written essays, articles, and monographs on the history of printing and …Continue reading.
Table of Contents Notes on Recent Work in Descriptive Bibliography, by G. Thomas Tanselle Errors in the Malory Archetype: The Case of Vinaver’s Wight and Balan’s Curious Remark, by Ralph Norris James Shirley’s Triumph of Peace: Analyzing Greg’s Nightmare, by Stephen Tabor The Manuscripts of Sir Henry Mainwaring’s Sea-Man’s Dictionary, by Amy Bowles The Jeffersonian Provenance …Continue reading.
President G. Thomas Tanselle called to order the 72nd Annual Meeting of the Bibliographical Society at 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 22, in the Harrison/Small Auditorium. He was pleased to note that the meeting is once again part of the Virginia Festival of the Book and expressed hope that audience members would be able to attend …Continue reading.