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2 edition of mirror of manuscripts = found in the catalog.

mirror of manuscripts =

Laurence Witten (Firm).

mirror of manuscripts =

Speculum manuscriptorum.

by Laurence Witten (Firm).

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Published by Laurence Witten in Southport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manuscripts -- Catalogs,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Sale catalog.

    Other titlesSpeculum manuscriptorum
    GenreCatalogs
    SeriesCatalogue -- 18
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17864119M

    Islamic manuscripts uniquely mirror the civilization that produced them. The entire gamut of learning can be seen in these pages, from grammar, literature, and poetry to theology, astronomy, mathematics, and medicine. A Mirror of the World is a checklist which accompanied the exhibition devoted to Martin Bodmer. The introduction by Martin Bircher includes a brief biography of Bodmer and descriptions of the Gottfried Keller Prize, the literary journal Corona, and the Bibliotheca Bodmeriana.

      Posts in “manuscripts” Rare Book Department continue reading Mysterious Manuscripts and "Mirror Writing" By written by Diane B. March 9,   Manuscripts are the future gold for book publishers. at every step of the book-publishing industry there is a slush pile full of manuscripts. Most of them will never be published, some have potential but need to be edited and some will be snapped up by agents and publishers. Reading manuscripts for a living can be.

    ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS Book I CHAPTER I was simply a mirror of the architectural decoration of the church in which it was intended to be used. Where the church enrichments consist, as on the Byzantine basilicas, of panellings, arcades, and tympana of gilded sculpture in wood or stone, with figures of saints, the pages of the Gospel-book. The Mirror, Book One – Welcome to the Evil Sisterhood now has its place reserved at the FriesenPress online bookstore. The book—hard cover, paperback, and various e-book formats—should be available for sale at the FP online bookstore by the end of the month. We hope to have the books stocked with the major online sellers (e.g., Amazon.


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