Cultivating the classics “in a cold climate”: the Foulis Press & Academy in Glasgow

Lamont, C. (2018) Cultivating the classics “in a cold climate”: the Foulis Press & Academy in Glasgow. Journal of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society, (In Press)

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Abstract

This essay is a re-exploration of the brothers Robert and Andrew Foulis, renowned printers of Greek and Latin editions at the University of Glasgow in the middle of the eighteenth century. The two purposes of this essay are to correct historic assumptions of the location of the Academy in the College grounds; and to analyse the relationship between their production of books and artworks, inclusive of new readings and interpretations of the primary materials of both.

Item Type:Articles
Status:In Press
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Lamont, Dr Craig Ronald
Authors: Lamont, C.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Critical Studies > Scottish Literature
Journal Name:Journal of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society
Publisher:Edinburgh Bibliographical Society
ISSN:1752-0320

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