Book Find: “Tis pleasant, sure, to find one’s name in print.”

Post by UVA English Department research assistant Maggie Whalen. Book Traces @ UVA recently happened upon this 1872 edition of Mary T. Tardy’s The Living Female Writers of the South in the UVA Library Collection. A bookplate reveals that the … Continue reading

Book Find: Cowper after the Storm

Guest post by Book Traces @ UVA volunteer Jamie Rathjen A volume of William Cowper’s poems has rested in a decades-long repose in Alderman Library, a welcome respite compared to the action it saw on the front lines in central … Continue reading