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Mathematics

K. C. Hannabuss

in The History of the University of Oxford: Volume VII: Nineteenth-Century Oxford, Part 2

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199510177
eISBN:
9780191700972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199510177.003.0019
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Mathematicians played a prominent part in the reform and administration of Oxford University in the Victorian era. Bartholomew Price, the Sedleian Professor of Natural Philosophy, and Henry Smith, ... More


The London Connection

Mary Hammond

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume II: 1780 to 1896

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199543151
eISBN:
9780191772337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543151.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Economic History

From the mid-nineteenth century, the Press began to engage more energetically with the London trade out of a desire to ensure their learned publications reached a wider audience. In 1863 the ... More


Manoeuvres: 1876–1879

Peter Gilliver

in The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199283620
eISBN:
9780191826092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283620.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Lexicography, Historical Linguistics

This chapter describes the search to find a publisher for the ‘New English Dictionary’, beginning with the abortive negotiations with Macmillan—in the course of which James Murray was identified as a ... More


Educational Publishing

Christopher Stray

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume II: 1780 to 1896

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199543151
eISBN:
9780191772337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543151.003.0012
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Economic History

The Press began to publish school books intensively from the 1860s onwards, prompted by the arrival of vigorous new Delegates, the appointment of Alexander Macmillan as Publisher, and by the ... More


The Press and the University

Mark Curthoys

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume II: 1780 to 1896

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199543151
eISBN:
9780191772337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543151.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Economic History

This chapter describes the nineteenth-century University of Oxford — its structure and Anglican tradition — and the composition and work of the Board of Delegates, particularly their role in bringing ... More


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