Cambridge University Press

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Employer Elaine Feinstein
EF worked as an editor for Cambridge University Press , a job which, she said, taught her a great deal.
Feinstein, Elaine. It Goes with the Territory. Alma, 2013.
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Literary responses Anne Finch
The poet Dilys Laing wryly asserted solidarity when in 1949 she addressed Finch in Sonnet to a Sister in Error, noting that women who slight the management of a servile house will themselves be...
Occupation Elaine Feinstein
EF began a three-year lectureship in English at Bishop's Stortford Training College , which she calls a paradise after Cambridge University Press .
Feinstein, Elaine. It Goes with the Territory. Alma, 2013.
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Publishing Margaret Bryan
The full title runs A Compendious System of Astronomy, in a course of familiar lectures; in which the principles of that science are clearly elucidated, so as to be intelligible to those who have not...
Publishing Frances Power Cobbe
Based on a series of talks, followed by discussion, given to a female audience at the Westminster Palace Hotel in London in November and December 1879, this book appeared the same year in Boston as...
Publishing Emma Roberts
These pieces had appeared originally in the Asiatic Journal. The volumes were reprinted at Philadelphia the following year. They were reissued by Cambridge University Press in 2010, online and in print-on-demand format.
Unsigned, and Emma Roberts. “Memoir”. Notes of an Overland Journey Through France and Egypt to Bombay, W. H. Allen, 1841, p. xi - xxviii.
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OCLC WorldCat.
Roberts, Emma. Scenes and Characteristics of Hindostan. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
This...
Publishing Jane Francesca, Lady Wilde
It was reissued by Cambridge University Press in 2010, online and in print-on-demand format.
Jane Francesca, Lady Wilde,. Social Studies. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Publishing Mary Kingsley
Its full title is Travels in West Africa: Congo Français, Corisco and Cameroons; it is based on journeys undertaken in 1893 and 1895. The work is available in the University of Adelaide 's Electronic...
Publishing Margaret Bryan
The work was based on a series of thirteen lectures given at her school. It was dedicated to Princess Charlotte and to Charles Hutton , scientist and writer, and published by subscription. Subscribers included 157...
Publishing Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
The first printing, on expensive paper, was quickly followed by a cheaper reprint which corrected some of the more glaring errors. A family-edited Letters and Works followed in December 1836, dated on its title-page 1837...
Publishing Frances Cornford
Frances Cornford 's Mountains and Molehills, illustrated with woodcuts by Gwen Raverat , was published by Cambridge University Press .
British Library Catalogue.
Cornford, Frances, and Gwen Raverat. Mountains and Molehills. Cambridge University Press, 1934.
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Publishing Flora Shaw
This is a substantial book of over 500 pages, equipped with maps. A new edition appeared in 1997 from Black Classic Press with an introduction by John Henrik Clarke .
Black Classic Press.
under Catalogue: Non-Fiction
The work...
Publishing Eliza Fletcher
It was reprinted the next year in Edinburgh. This work was also reissued by Cambridge University Press in 2010, online and in print-on-demand format.
Fletcher, Eliza. Autobiography of Mrs. Fletcher, of Edinburgh. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Publishing Mary Kingsley
Kinglsey received editorial help from her friends Alice Stopford Green , Lucy Toulmin Smith , and John Holt .
Frank, Katherine. A Voyager Out: The Life of Mary Kingsley. Houghton Mifflin, 1986.
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West African Studies was reissued by Cambridge University Press in 2010, online and in print-on-demand format.
Kingsley, Mary. West African Studies. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Publishing Catharine Burton
It appeared as volume 18 in the Catholic Quarterly Series. A retold version appeared in 1939 as Two English Carmelites, Mother Mary Xaveria Burton (1668-1714) and Mother Mary Margaret Wake (1617-1678), re-edited, this...

Timeline

1534
Henry VIII granted a charter to Cambridge University giving the right to set up a printing press: Cambridge University Press , the world's earliest surviving publishing house, printed its first book exactly fifty years later.
Probably 10 July 1748
Dorothea, Lady Bradshaigh , wrote her first letter to Samuel Richardson , signing herself Belfour.
By 27 September 1905
Scientist Grace Chisholm Young published the first of two scientific books co-authored with her husband, William Henry Young : The First Book of Geometry.
1907
Cambridge University Press published the first of fourteen volumes of the Cambridge History of English Literature by A. W. Ward and A. R. Waller .
1911
Cambridge University Press published its eleventh edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica.
1923
The first issue of The Fleuron, a magazine devoted to the history and practice of typography, was published.
1951
Nikolaus Pevsner published the first three titles in his Buildings of England series, an immensely knowledgeable gazetteer, county by county, of historic and other noteworthy structures.
1977
Maggie Ross wrote and Alan Maley edited Death by Drowning, published by Cambridge University Press as a reader for the Cambridge English Language Learning programme.
4 July 1996
A Defamation Act of this date, repealing and amending earlier British acts, has been later attacked as inviting censorship by private interests: a sedition law for millionaires,
Monbiot, George. “The main threat to free speech is legal”. Guardian Weekly, p. 24.
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because of the huge figures exacted in...