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The Resource Cambridge Commemorated : An Anthology of University Life, edited by Laurence Fowler, Helen Fowler

Cambridge Commemorated : An Anthology of University Life, edited by Laurence Fowler, Helen Fowler

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Cambridge Commemorated : An Anthology of University Life
Title
Cambridge Commemorated
Title remainder
An Anthology of University Life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laurence Fowler, Helen Fowler
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Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated and historical anthology in which life at the University of Cambridge emerges, lively and colourful.
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StDuBDS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Fowler, Laurence
  • Fowler, Helen
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  • Literature
  • Anthologies: general
  • Literature: history & criticism
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain
  • Ireland
Summary expansion
Cambridge Commemorated is an illustrated anthology of passages of prose and poetry describing life at the University of Cambridge from its foundation to the present day. The daily lives of dons and students, town and gown relations, change and continuity are unfolded in letters, diaries, memoirs, novels, college records, newspapers and magazine articles. The human face of the university emerges through accounts of Cambridge characters over the centuries in a wealth of anecdotal detail enlivening this historical anthology
Target audience
general
Label
Cambridge Commemorated : An Anthology of University Life, edited by Laurence Fowler, Helen Fowler
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Publication
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations and sources; Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh; Preface; Note on the texts; 1. The Beginnings: dreaming choniclers and sundry facts; 2. Benefactors and the growth of the 'little Commonwealth' of colleges; 3. Protestants - the New Learning, Elizabethans and Puritans; 4. The Civil War: the garrison town; 5. Restoration, refulgence and rebellion; 6 The Eighteenth Century: was reason sleeping?; 7. The Turning Century: giants in the groves; 8. Victoriana; 9. The Twentieth Century: a sunny world; 10. The Twentieth Century: wars, aftermaths and omens; 11. The modern University; Appendix 1. List of colleges, foundations and societies which have been given 'approved' status by the University since 1596; Appendix 2. Undergraduate numbers by subject, 1982; Acknowledgements; Index of writers and major characters
Control code
BDZ0000047345
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9780521257435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Cambridge Commemorated : An Anthology of University Life, edited by Laurence Fowler, Helen Fowler
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of illustrations and sources; Foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh; Preface; Note on the texts; 1. The Beginnings: dreaming choniclers and sundry facts; 2. Benefactors and the growth of the 'little Commonwealth' of colleges; 3. Protestants - the New Learning, Elizabethans and Puritans; 4. The Civil War: the garrison town; 5. Restoration, refulgence and rebellion; 6 The Eighteenth Century: was reason sleeping?; 7. The Turning Century: giants in the groves; 8. Victoriana; 9. The Twentieth Century: a sunny world; 10. The Twentieth Century: wars, aftermaths and omens; 11. The modern University; Appendix 1. List of colleges, foundations and societies which have been given 'approved' status by the University since 1596; Appendix 2. Undergraduate numbers by subject, 1982; Acknowledgements; Index of writers and major characters
Control code
BDZ0000047345
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9780521257435
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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