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Manuscripts in the fifty years after the invention of printing : some papers read at a colloquium at the Warburg Institute on 12-13 March 1982 / edited by J.B. Trapp.

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London : Warburg Institute, University of London, 1983.

Physical description

viii, 112 pages, 29 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographies and indexes


Manuscripts in the hands of printers / Lotte Hellinga -- Manuscripts copied from printed books / M.D. Reeve -- Pieter Meghen, yet again / J.B. Trapp -- Reflexions on the trade in books of hours at Ghent and Bruges / C.F.R. de Hamel -- The Labyrinths of Giles van der Hecken / M.W. Evans -- A book of hours by a contemporary of Jean Bourdichon / Janet M. Backhouse -- Godefroy le Batave, illuminator to the French royal family, 1516-1526 / Myra Dickman Orth -- Antoine Vérard's illuminated vellum incunables / Eleanor P. Spencer -- Antoine Vérard's presentation manuscripts and printed books / Mary Beth Winn -- The influence of Erasmus / Jean Michel Massing -- The influence of the invention of printing on the development of German illumination / Eberhard König -- The illustration of Pliny's Historia naturalis in Venetian manuscripts and early printed books / Lilian Armstrong.


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