Dr Stephen Bernard

Dr Bernard is the general editor of The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, 5 vols. (London: Pickering Masters, 2017), for which he also edited the English and Latin poems. He is the author of Paper Cuts a memoir (London: Jonathan Cape, 2018; Vintage, 2019).




  • The first advertisement for the Spectator

  • The Bibliographical History of the Spectator, 1712-2018

  • Paper Cuts a memoir

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe

  • Edmond Malone and the Letters of John Dryden: A Newly Discovered Witness of his Projected Second Edition of the Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works

  • Why Joseph Knight and Francis Saunders are not the Creators of the English Restoration Canon

  • More
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