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THE ILLUMINATED BOOKS OF THE MIDDLE AGES

By: Humphreys, Henry Noel

Price: $31.35

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1995

Edition: First Thus, Reprint

Seller ID: 006972

ISBN: 1851702768

Condition: Very Good


(iv) + 126pp., exquisite full-colour illuminations throughout. Book clean and square. Vivid gilt title on lightly bumped spine. Plain boards minimally shelfworn only. Minor tape ghost on ffep., a security sticker affixed to rear pastedown, leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated dustjacket nominally bumped only. "An account of the development and progress of the art of illumination, as a distinct branch of pictorial ornamentation, from the IVth to the XVIIth centuries." Contents include: Prelims., Intro: Peter Murray Jones. Intro: Henry Noel Humphreys. List of some of the most remarkabl... View more info