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Gutenberging: History of Lapland

Inspired by this blog post from Jesus College, Oxford, a couple of years ago I started a project on Distributed Proofreaders for A History of Lapland, by John Scheffer, published in 1674. Now it’s finally made its way to Project … Continue reading

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Oran 2 (20/30): Hero

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Oran 2 (16/30): Raven

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Oran 2 (12/30): Bonelli’s Eagle

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Oran 2 (10/30): Wasps

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Oran 2 (9/30): Visitor

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Oran 2 (2/30): Neighbour

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Reading List 9

35 books read in the first half of the year (a total reduced by the eternal London Labour and the London Poor). I managed most of what I’d planned, starting with some continuing projects: Brontës Agnes Grey — Anne Brontë … Continue reading

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The OC

Yesterday saw a rather special musical event in Oxford: the 17th performance (since it was written in 1930) of the Opus clavicembalisticum (hereafter OC) by Sorabji. Supplier of stamina and skill on this occasion was Jonathan Powell. Sorabji was a … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

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