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Most widely held works by British Academy
Letters of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concluding volume covers the final two-and-a-half years of Dicken's life: his reading tours in America and around England, the writing of Edwin Drood, and his characteristic involvement in scores of different interests
Archaeology and the Dead Sea scrolls by Roland de Vaux( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and French and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised medieval Latin word-list from British and Irish sources by R. E Latham( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Latin and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book represents an early fruit of one of the British Academy's most prestigious research projects, the compilation of a comprehensive Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources [...] Baxter and Johnson's Medieval Latin Word-List from British and Irish Sources appeared in 1934 and was reprinted five times. The distinguished lexicographer, R.E. Latham based this Revised Word-List on a re-examination of the material previously used, and supplemented it with new material from a wide range of sources -- more than doubling the number of words covered"--Dust jacket
Studies in philosophy : British Academy lectures by J. N Findlay( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxford dictionary of national biography : in association with the British Academy : from the earliest times to the year 2000( Book )

20 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a twelve-year period a distinguished supervisory committee from the University of Oxford, with a grant from the British Academy, has coordinated the work of 10,000 specialists worldwide to recreate one of the great English reference works. The result is the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography--a collection of 50,000 specially written biographies of men and women who have shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times to the end of the year 2000
Rationalism, empiricism, and idealism : British Academy lectures on the history of philosophy by British Academy( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the British Academy by British Academy( )

in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and politics in Renaissance Italy : British Academy lectures( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our modern conception of the Renaissance has been changed substantially by the scholarship of the last 50 years, and the British contribution to this research has been enormous. An essential part of this scholarship is contained within this lavishly illustrated selection of lectures delivered by distinguished historians to the British Academy. The lectures cover the period circa 1400 to 1520 and illustrate two aspects of Italy in this period, the political background to the great cultural flowering, and the art of Florence and Rome
Medieval Latin word-list from British and Irish sources by James Houston Baxter( Book )

17 editions published between 1934 and 1962 in English and Latin and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the philosophy of thought and action; British Academy lectures by P. F Strawson( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of medieval Latin from British sources by R. E Latham( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2001 in English and Latin and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British constitution in the twentieth century by Vernon Bogdanor( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book is a product of interdisciplinary collaboration by a distinguished group of constitutional lawyers, historians and political scientists, and draws where possible on primary sources. Its evaluation of the recent constitutional reforms will be of particular interest."--Jacket
The Place of astronomy in the ancient world : a joint symposium of the Royal Society and the British Academy by Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and Stonehenge( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Campaigns in Palestine from Alexander the Great by Israel Abrahams( Book )

9 editions published between 1927 and 1980 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Episcopal acta( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Latin and English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guillelmi de Ockham Opera politica by William( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in Latin and English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hexaëmeron by Robert Grosseteste( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and Latin and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Impact of the natural sciences on archaeology: a joint symposium of the Royal Society and the British Academy by Royal Society. [Londres.] Symposium. [1969. Londres.]( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in history: British Academy lectures by Z.N. Brooke [and others] by Lucy Stuart Sutherland( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Academia Britannica

Academia Britannica London

Britanskai︠a︡ akademii︠a︡

British Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences

British Academy for the Promotion of Historical, Philosophical, and Philological Sciences

British Academy for the Promotion of Historical, Philosophical, and Philological Sciences London

British Academy for the Promotion of Historical, Philosophical, and Philological Studies.

British Academy (London)

British Academy, London (Founded 1901)

British Academy (Londres)

London British Academy

London (England) British Academy

National Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences (Gran Bretanya)

National Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences (Great Britain)

National Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences (Lielbritānija)

National Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences (Velká Británie)

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English (290)

Latin (25)

French (2)

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Archaeology and the Dead Sea scrollsRevised medieval Latin word-list from British and Irish sourcesOxford dictionary of national biography : in association with the British Academy : from the earliest times to the year 2000Dictionary of medieval Latin from British sourcesThe British constitution in the twentieth centuryScience and StonehengeEnglish Episcopal actaGuillelmi de Ockham Opera politica