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December 29, 2020

Award of Printing Historical Society Prize for New Scholarship

The PHS Grants and Prizes Committee is pleased to announce the winner of the Society’s first Prize for New Scholarship, for an article on a printing-historical subject written by an author new to the field. The Prize has been awarded to Isabel Feder McCarthy for her article ‘Ad fontes II: a new look at “The problem of the blockbooks” ’. The author has received the prize-money of £500, and her article is being prepared for publication in the Journal of the Printing Historical Society (subject to the usual process of peer-review).

Posted by Francis Cave at December 29, 2020 01:18 PM