William Alexander's "Woorkes"

William Alexander’s “Woorkes”

Alexander, William. The monarchicke tragedies. London: Valentine Simmes [& George Eld] for Edward Blount (1607). STC 344. Bound with Alexander, William. A paraenesis to the Prince. London: Richard Field for Edward Blount (1604). STC 346. and Alexander, William. Aurora. London: Richard Field for Edward Blount (1604). STC 337. Collation: π1 5A4(-A1.A2)*,… Read more

Washington Post

Rare Book School in the News

I have just completed my first summer as an Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Critical Bibliography at the Rare Book School. While I was in Charlottesville for a course on analytical bibliography with Stephen Tabor, Lee Powell of the Washington Post was in town filming… Read more

Flipping EEBO

Flipping EEBO

The other evening, I had a provocative—if (because?) vaguely charged—exchange on Twitter with Whitney Trettien, a very sharp PhD candidate at Duke. You can find the central strand of my discussion with her on Storify, here. It began after Marissa Nicosia, who studies at Penn,… Read more