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An introduction to the medieval art of illuminated manuscripts. After a short introduction covering the history and techniques involved, the book features a collection of reproductions, complete with detailed descriptions of origin and where they can be viewed today. This work covers the wide variety of material which has survived the ages, from bibles and prayer books, through historical works, natural history, medicinal guides, early atlases and even folklore and fiction.
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Book Description Octopus Publishing Group, 1997. Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # 15733681-6
Book Description Hardback. Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR001966335
Book Description Hardback. Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Seller Inventory # GOR006372479
Book Description Hamlyn. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 0600591476-2-4
Book Description Hamlyn/Reed International Books Ltd., London/Melbourne, 1997. Soft cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition First Printing. Celebration of the medieval art of illuminated manuscripts, from Bibles to prayer books, historical works, medical texts, natural history books, early atlases, & some folklore/fiction. Each work is reproduced in color, & its origins & current location are identified. 96 pages, with lovely translucent tissue overlays throughout. Truly a work of art in itself! A FIRST EDITION, First Printing from 1997, this square hardcover has black decorative cloth-covered boards. Condition is Near Fine: looks, feels, & smells like a new book except for rubbing along bottom edges of both boards (white spots in photo 3). Otherwise completely clean, binding straight & tight, pages white, colors bright. NO writing/underlining/highlighting; not ex-lib or BCE. Unclipped DJ is also Near Fine, with just a whisper of edgewear at head of spine. Nicely protected in new archival mylar. Please see our photos--they show the EXACT book you will receive from us, never "stock" images! Description & photos copyright Gargoyle Books 2020. Same day shipping on all orders received Weekdays by 2 pm (Pacific time); Weekends & holidays ship very next business day. Seller Inventory # 013445
Book Description Hamlyn, London, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Very good, some wear to cover. Seller Inventory # 1014578
Book Description Hamlyn 15/09/1997, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Some light wear to the jacket edges. The content is clean and readable throughout, a decent copy. Book. Seller Inventory # 025293-2
Book Description Hamlyn, London, 1997. Hardback. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. A beautifully illustrated book with gold coloured embossed dustjacket. Binding tight. Pictorial end-papers. Contents clean and bright throughout. pp. 96. Overall a good copy. Seller Inventory # 102936
Book Description Hamlyn, London, 1997. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Dust jacket complete, unclipped in clear protective sleeve. Black cloth with bright titling on spine. Very slight rubbing to edges. Illustrated end papers. Small rubbed area on ffep. Numerous colour illustrations. 96 pages clean and tight. Size: Sq 4to. Seller Inventory # 127470
Book Description Hamlyn, 1997. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. With lots of beautiful illustrations, this is a first edition hardback introduction to medieval manuscripts. Jacket has some signs of wear, Not price-clipped. Book interior in very good condition. Shipped immediately Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 000403