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Clusters, continued collaborations, and the correspondence of Isaac Casaubon

21 June 2022

Since its inception, EMLO has worked in close partnership both nationally and internationally with scholars, research projects, institutions, and publishing houses. Following the publication...

Oxford Postdoctoral Fellowship vacancy: The Letters of John Aubrey

14 April 2022

Applications are invited for a two-year full-time postdoctoral fellowship to assist with an edition of the complete correspondence of the seventeenth-century biographer, antiquary,...

Margaret Fell: a constant through difficult and dangerous times

7 April 2022

Detail showing the signature of Margaret Fell, from a letter of 20 January 1660 (UK National Archives, Kew, SP 29/91 f.9; source of image courtesy of Gale Cengage, Stuart State Papers...

‘Bring up’ the transcriptions: the letters of Thomas Cromwell

25 March 2022

Detail from the portrait of Thomas Cromwell by Hans Holbein the younger. 1532–3. (Frick Collection, New York, Henry Clay Frick Bequest; source of image: Wikimedia Commons) One of...