Portrait of a University

Portrait of a University 1851--1951; to commemorate the centenary of Manchester University is a book written by H. B. Charlton to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the founding of Owens College, and published by Manchester University Press.[1] At the time of writing Henry Buckley Charlton (born 1890)[2] had been John Edward Taylor Professor of English Literature since 1921. It includes a chapter by Samuel Alexander[3] and an essay by Edward Fiddes on the admission of women to full university status.[4]


  1. ^ Charlton, H. B. (1951). Portrait of a University. Manchester: Manchester University Press. p. 185.
  2. ^ Library of Congress name authorities
  3. ^ Portrait; pp. 173 & 97-109
  4. ^ Portrait; pp. 143-62