Mark Samuels Lasner


Phone: (302) 831-3250


Office: 115A Morris Library

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421,
  • Specializes in late Victorian/British literature and art (1850 to 1900).
  • Extensive research conducted on two figures: British writer, caricaturist and broadcaster Sir Max Beerbohm (1872-1956) and British artist and illustrator Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898).
  • A well-known collector and bibliographer, Samuels Lasner has loaned his own collection to the University of Delaware Library.
  • Can discuss the history of printing and publishing.
  • Recipient of the Sir Thomas More medal from the University of San Francisco for "private collecting, a public benefit."

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Senior Research Fellow, Library

In The News:
Art museum names first painting to be sold (News Journal)

UDaily Articles:
Samuels Lasner, Stetz invited to NEH seminar at UCLA
'Facing the Late Victorians' on view in New York City

British literature, Victorian literature, literature