Latin Bookhands of the Later Middle Ages, 1100-1500

By: S. Harrison Thomson (1895-1975)

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FIRST EDITION. Folio. 14 1/8 x 10 inches. Unpaginated. [254] pp. Half-title, title page, Introduction, table of contents, photographic reproductions of manuscripts, along with a short description and transcription on facing page; text clean, unmarked. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, dust jacket chipped. Muir Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. Very Good. S. Harrison Thomson was professor emeritus at the University of Colorado. He specialized in medieval history and published several books on the subject. This book is a survey of Latin manuscripts from the later middle ages, with reproductions of their pages. It is a useful resource for learning how to recognize and decipher scripts in the Middle Ages.

Title: Latin Bookhands of the Later Middle Ages, 1100-1500

Author Name: S. Harrison Thomson (1895-1975)

Categories: Calligraphy,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: FSK418-010

Keywords: S. Harrison Thomson, Latin Bookhands of the Later Middle Ages 1100-1500, Medieval Books, Calligraphy, Handwriting