Over 90 scholarly editions have been added to Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO) this month, alongside two new modules: 18th Century Prose and 18th Century Poetry. Authors in these modules include David Hume, Christopher Smart, Samuel Johnson, and Jonathan Swift.
Discover samples of the new content for yourself by using the links below:
- "Ae fond kiss, and then we sever..." — read Robert Burns's famous work
- Find out more about Samuel Johnson as a child with this extract from Boswell’s Life of Johnson
- 'The Retired Cat' by William Cowper:
"A Poet's Cat, sedate and grave
As poet well could wish to have,
Was much addicted to enquire
For nooks to which she might retire..."
OSEO now provides access to more than 380 scholarly editions of material written between 1485 and 1788, containing over 36,000 different works from plays to poetry to letters, the equivalent of over 193,000 print pages!
Visit the title lists page to download a complete title list.