Oxford Scholarly Editions Online

Available for the first time online, Oxford’s scholarly editions provide trustworthy, annotated primary texts for scholars and students.

OSEO currently includes writers active between 1485 and 1837, plus Classical Latin poets, historians, and dramatists — from Jane Austen, Jeremy Bentham, Catullus, and John Donne through to Virgil and Wordsworth. Browse our complete author list.

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February 8, 2016

A history of the poetry of history

Patrick Finglass explores how, for the Romans, the connections between history and poetry were deep ...

January 22, 2016

Works of Latin history and drama now available online

The latest update to Oxford Scholarly Editions Online adds the full works of Livy, Tacitus, Terence, and more ...

December 17, 2015

'Emma' in Macedonia

200 years after Jane Austen's Emma was published, author Kathryn Sutherland tells the story of how the novel ended up in Macedonia during WW1

December 8, 2015

OSEO title wins MLA prize

The MLA has awarded their 11th Prize for a Scholarly Edition to John Nichols’s The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth I: A New Edition of the Early Modern Sources ...


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