Sheldon Rothblatt, 21 January 1988
Show More The History of the University of Oxford. Vol. I: The Early Oxford Schools edited by J.I. Catto.
Oxford, 684 pp., £55, June 1984, 0 19 951011 3Show More
The History of the University of Oxford. Vol. III: The Collegiate University edited by James McConia.
Oxford, 775 pp., £60, July 1986, 9780199510139Show More
The History of the University of Oxford. Vol. V: The 18th Century edited by L.S. Sutherland and L.G. Mitchell.
Oxford, 949 pp., £75, July 1986, 0 19 951011 3Show More
Learning and a Liberal Education: The Study of History in the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Manchester, 1880-1914 by Peter Slee.
Manchester, 181 pp., £25, November 1986, 9780719018961Show More
“... One can only sympathise with the task of the editors, L.G. Mitchell and the late Dame Lucy Sutherland. There is no general theme that ties the history of the 18th century together, nor are there solid historiographical precedents for writing a history of Oxford in relation to society. The bewildering events of the reigns of James II, William and ...”