Meetings With Remarkable Manuscripts

Author: Christopher de Hamel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698163389
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Noted authority Christopher de Hamel invites the reader into intimate conversations with these texts to explore what they tell us about nearly a thousand years of medieval history - and about the modern world, too.

Making Medieval Manuscripts

Author: Christopher De Hamel
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781851244683
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This book also explains the role of the stationer or bookshop, often to be found near cathedral and market squares, in the commissioning of manuscripts, and it cites examples of specific scribes and illuminators who can be identified ...

Meetings With Remarkable Muslims

Author: Barnaby Rogerson
Publisher: Eland & Sickle Moon Books
ISBN:
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A collection of travel writing celebrating friendship and the chance encounters that unexpectedly enrich our lives, which shows the diversity of the Islamic world.

The Medieval World At Our Fingertips

Author: Christopher De Hamel
Publisher: Studies in Medieval and Early
ISBN: 9781909400887
Size: 37.20 MB
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The Sandra Hindman Collection is a remarkable journey through time and location. Every illuminated cutting described here is a microcosm of a larger history.

Traces

Author: Laura Light
Publisher: Brand Nu Words
ISBN: 9780997184204
Size: 27.17 MB
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Bookseller catalog of 36 manuscripts in French, Italian, German, Dutch, and English.

Meetings With Remarkable Men

Author: Georgy Ivanovich Gurdzhiev
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465505911
Size: 43.33 MB
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I am now revising this manuscript from notes of my pupils, sitting in a restaurant in
the city of New York, named Childs, at the comer of Fifth Avenue and 56th Street
—in the same conditions in which I have always done my writing during the past
 ...

Proceedings Of The Annual Business Meeting

Author: State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Publisher:
ISBN:
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... seaboard have sought this Western historical Mecca, and several important
volumes which have come from the press in the past two years bear evidence, in
their authors7 prefaces, to the great importance of these remarkable manuscripts.