Violet Moller

Violet Moller is an Oxford-based historian and writer. She has written three books for Bodleian Library Publishing, The Curious World of Dickens (co-authored with Clive Hurst), 2012; Oxford in Quotations, 2014; and the forthcoming Stories About The Bodleian.  She is writing The Geography of Knowledge,  which traces the path of the ideas of the ancient world through the Middle Ages, from fifth century Rome to fifteenth century Florence, from Baghdad to Toledo, and painting a vivid picture of what it would have been like to live and study in these centers of scholarship. Macmillan will publish in the UK and Doubleday in the US.