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illustrated catalogue of remarkable incunabula

Wilfrid M. Voynich (Firm)

illustrated catalogue of remarkable incunabula

many with woodcuts, and a specimen of an unknown xylographical press.

by Wilfrid M. Voynich (Firm)

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Published by Wilfrid M. Voynich in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early printed books -- 16th century -- Catalogs.,
  • Rare books -- Catalogs.,
  • Catalogs, Booksellers".,
  • Incunabula -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCatalogs.
    Series[Reichner catalogs]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22379921M

    Finally, I explained to Dr. The Annmary Brown Memorial Library was not originally designed for daily occupation but as a memorial. Middle Ages and modernity, science and aesthetics, beauty for the eye and the intellect: The fascination of collecting lies in the manifold subjects, and therein lies the charm of the 51st Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair. Image source: [Unknown]. The sum total of the editions produced by the 15th-century presses is generally put at about 30, or upward, to which must be added a considerable percentage for ephemeral literature e. Click for Michigan Novels in the Library Catalog Mystery and Detective Fiction Mystery and detective fiction is represented by a variety of authors, including the French master of the genre, Georges Simeon.

    She was awash in incunabula and learning fast. Goff had formally dedicated the Census to his parents. I tried Mr. Call Number: BS75 z Publication Date: [between and ] Manuscript codex written and decorated in England, probably Oxford, by several hands, in probably the mid-thirteenth century. He greatly influenced typography in his own lifetime and is widely acknowledged as the father of the roman typeface. I looked, I mingled, and when I could resist hunger no longer, I ate a meal at the Cheesecake Factory restaurant nearby.

    Using an average of copies as a guide, it is possible to arrive at a total of 20 million copies of incunabula put on the European market during the latter half of the 15th century. John Cotton Dana and Henry Kent were in on this, you know. Manuscript Bible includes: Old and New Testaments in 2 columns, 50 linesInterpretationes Hebraicorum nominum in 3 columns, 50 lines and an early owner's near-contemporary concordance of the Gospels at the end of the volume, listing subjects and chapter numbers in a series of long tables. It was the result of a serendipitous encounter with a fellow collector who was conversing with ABAA bookseller Michael Laird.


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Fleurons and type ornaments Fleurons, a term derived from the Old French word for flower, were crafted the same way as other typographic elements were: as individual metal sorts that could be fit into the printer's compositions alongside letter and numbers.

Click here to see this work. The sum illustrated catalogue of remarkable incunabula book of the editions produced by the 15th-century presses is generally put at about 30, or upward, to which must be added a considerable percentage illustrated catalogue of remarkable incunabula book ephemeral literature e.

While some can be identified from their style or initials, others remain unknown. Exhibition at the Wu? Anthoensen the type-selection and the spacing, while Mr. This carefully annotated record constituted an invaluable source of information for the new Census.

Also, as usual Mr. Kretzmann] that contributed to the effort. A2 Publication Date: [between and ? During the 16th and 17th centuries in Europe, the main reproduction processes for illustration were engraving and etching.

Francesco Griffo was commissioned to cut the punches for the italic. This article was most recently revised and updated by Kathleen Sheetz. This approach of treating the incunabula as unique objects illustrated catalogue of remarkable incunabula book brought to light some wonderful books hitherto hidden away in the Cambridge colleges.

Jenson went on to publish over ninety works before his death. I think it could be arranged quite easily. Text in a small gothic bookhand, lettered in 2 columns on both sides of leaves. But the most interesting acquisition originated from a bookstore. So the source is only one, the other is a quotation.

Everyone felt that the United States should be well represented in this record. She was awash in incunabula and learning fast.

This collection includes Haggard's novels and literary analyses of his works. When Hawkins died, his extensive reference collection was sold off as part of his estate instead of being transferred for use to the Memorial as planned.

I do not know what transpired, beyond the fact that the harassment ceased. Also included are critical studies of the author and runs of periodicals published by two societies devoted to the study of Powell and his works. The aim is "to generate expressive images that effectively convey certain information via the visual channel to the human observer".

The only interior mark is an old price in pencil on the ffep. And of these 35, copies, 28, are owned by institutions, and 6, are in private hands. The works of Greek authors were for the most part available in translations only.One of the greatest strengths of the Rosenbach’s library is Americana.

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