Detail from the Oxford Almanac of 1734.


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The Society's publications are available from Blackwell's Rare Books in Oxford. The special members' prices are given in parentheses.

Orders for the Society's publications should be addressed to: 

Blackwell's Rare Books
48-51 Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BQ

Publications: Special Series: Manuscript Catalogues

MS1     Peter Kidd, A descriptive catalogue of the Medieval manuscripts of the Queen's College, Oxford (2016) £90 (£50)       

Ralph Hanna and David Rundle, A descriptive catalogue of the western manuscripts, to ca. 1600,
in Christ Church, Oxford (forthcoming)

£90 (£50)

Publications: Third Series (in reverse order)

TS8 Claire Bolton, The fifteenth century printing practices of Johann Zainer, Ulm, 1473–1478 (2016). Published in collaboration with the Printing Historical Society. £60 (£36)
TS7 James S. Dearden The library of John Ruskin (2012) £60 (£36)
TS6 T. F. Earle Portuguese writers and English readers: books by Portuguese writers printed before 1640 in the libraries of Oxford and Cambridge (2009) view title-page, contents and sample (PDF). This work has also been published in Portuguese (2014), and is available here. £60 (£36)
TS5 N. Kiessling. The library of Anthony Wood (2002, for 2001). (See also Resources.) £50 (£33)
TS4 N. R. Ker. Fragments of medieval manuscripts (reprint, 2004, for 2000) (See also Resources.) £45 (£30)
TS3 D. Pearson. Oxford bookbinding 1500-1640, including a supplement to Neil Ker's Fragments of medieval manuscripts used as pastedowns in Oxford bindings (2000) £60 (£40)
TS2 J.M. Sheppard. The Buildwas books: book production, acquisition and use at an English Cistercian monastery, 1165-c.1400(1997) £36 (£24)
TS1 D. G. Selwyn. The library of Thomas Cranmer (1996) £37.50 (£28)

Publications: New Series

NS2 J. Horden. Francis Quarles (1592–1644): a bibliography of his works to the year 1800 (1953) £10 (£6.75)
NS15 D. F. McKenzie & J. C. Ross (eds). A ledger of Charles Ackers, printer of The London Magazine (1968) £10 (£6.75)
NS16 A. P. Ker. Records of All Souls College library, 1437-1600 (1971) £10 (£6.75)
D. F. McKenzie (ed.). Stationers' Company apprentices, 1641-1700 (1974)
Professor McKenzie's volume covering 1605-1640 (Charlottesville, 1961) may also be had from the Society at the same price. The three-volume set consisting of this, NS17 and NS19 is available at £25 (£20)
£10 (£6.75)
NS19 D. F. McKenzie (ed.). Stationers' Company apprentices, 1701-1800 (1978) £17.50 (£12.50)
NS20 Nicolas Contat dit Le Brun. Anecdotes typographiques, ed. G. Barber (1980) £20 (£15)
NS21 The Bodleian Library account book, 1613-1646, ed. by G. Hampshire, with an introduction by I. Philip (1983) £20 (£15)
NS22 N. K. Kiessling. The library of Robert Burton (1988) £25 (£17.50)
NS23 D. W. Nichol (ed.). Pope's literary legacy: the book-trade correspondence of William Warburton and John Knapton (1992) £25 (£17.50)

Occasional Publications

OP3 E. J. Devereux. A checklist of English translations of Erasmus to 1700 (1968) £4.50
OP4 A. B. Emden. Donors of books to S. Augustine's Abbey, Canterbury (1968) £4.50
G. G. Barber. French letterpress printing: a list of French printing manuals and other texts in French bearing on the technique of letterpress printing, 1567-1900 (1969) £4.50
OP6 E. A. Read. A checklist of books, catalogues and periodical articles relating to the cathedral libraries of England (1970) £4.50
Hodson's Booksellers, Publishers and Stationers Directory 1855: a facsimile of the copy in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, with an introduction by Graham Pollard (1972) £4.50
OP8 K. I. D. Maslen. The Bowyer ornament stock (1973) £4.50
OP9 J. R. Tye. Periodicals of the Nineties (1974) £4.50
OP10 C. L. Oastler. John Day, the Elizabethan printer (1975) £4.50
OP11 J. McLaverty. Pope's printer, John Wright: a preliminary study (1976) £4.50
OP12 R. Ford. Dramatisations of Scott's novels: a catalogue (1979) £7.50
OP13 R. A. Sayce. Compositorial practices and the localization of printed books, 1530-1800 (1979) £4.50
OP14 J. Mosley. British type specimens before 1831: a hand-list (1984) £7.50
OP15 H. Forster. Supplements to Dodsley's Collection of Poems (1980) £7.50
OP16 J. P. Feather. The English provincial book trade before 1850: a checklist of secondary sources (1981) £7.50
OP17 J. D. Fleeman. A preliminary handlist of copies of books associated with Dr Samuel Johnson (1984) £7.50
OP18 Early bookbinding manuals: an annotated list of technical accounts of bookbinding to 1840, by G. Pollard, continued by E. Potter (1984) £7.50
OP19 D. Pearson. Durham bookbinders and booksellers, 1660-1760 (1986) £7.50
OP20 The 'missing' Term Catalogue: a facsimile of the Term Catalogue for Michaelmas Term 1695, with a list of identified books (1987) £7.50
OP21 J. C. Ross. Charles Ackers' Ornament Usage (1990) £7.50
OP22 P. S. Morrish. Bibliotheca Higgsiana: a catalogue of the books of Dr Griffin Higgs (1589-1659) (1990) £7.50
OP23 J. P. Feather. An index to selected bibliographical journals, 1971-1985 (1991) £7.50
OP24 J. K. Moore. Primary materials relating to copy and print in English books of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries (1992) £12.50
OP25 J. H. Bowman. Greek printing types in Britain in the nineteenth century: a catalogue (1992, issued 1993) £7.50
OP26 G. G. Barber. Arks for learning: a short history of Oxford library buildings (1995) £15