Книги
  • @
  • «»{}∼
Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts (Classic Reprint)

Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts (Classic Reprint)

137196048
1125 руб.
Добавить в корзину
Рекомендуем также
Описание
Excerpt from Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts

Nevertheless the skill of hand and power of design which are seen t such advantage in the English books of the ninth to the twelfth centur which comprise the majority in Case A, Show no falling off in Case which contains an incomparable series of Psalters, mainly of the thirteent century, from Canterbury, York, St. Albans, Peterborough, Salisbury, an other great monastic centres. To continue the survey of the Englis manuscripts in this exhibition, Case C contains the earliest known Saru Book of Hours (58) side by side with a fine Psalter (59) partly decorated b the same illuminator, W. De Brailes. In Case D are two more kindre books, an East Anglian Psalter (64) and a Missal of great splendour (63 partly decorated by the same unknown hand. In Case E are the Gorlesto and St. Omer Psalters (67 two justly celebrated examples of the Eas Anglian school of the beginning of the fourteenth century, as well as book of absorbing interest to the student of art, of heraldry, and c mediaeval lore written and illuminated in I 327 for Edward 111. I Case F we have again two Psalters richly illuminated by the same anonymou artist, the one (72) for the use of John of Gaunt, the other (73) for that c his kinsman Humphrey, Earl of Hereford, the last male representative c the great house of Bohun. In Case G are notable series of Englis Bestiaries and Apocalypses. In Cases H and I are some fine Bible including a volume of the famous Winchester Bible of the twelfth centur The English books end in Case L, and include the Psalter of Eleano de Bohun, Duchess of Gloucester, elder daughter of the above-name Humphrey; the Psalter of Henry Beauchamp, Duke of Warwick, side b side with a smaller book of the same style, which probably belonged t his wife, and afterwards to Elizabeth, Queen of Henry VII; and finally remarkably beautiful volume written and illustrated by Thomas Chaundle Chancellor of the University of Oxford.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
Эта книга будет изготовлена в соответствии с Вашим заказом по технологии Print-on-Demand компанией ООО «Книга по Требованию». Print-on-Demand - это технология печати книг по Вашему заказу на цифровом типографском оборудовании. Книга, произведенная по технологии Print-on-Demand (POD) представляет собой классическую печатную книгу с соблюдением всех стандартов качества, от офсетной бумаги и плотного картона до качественного клея, используемого при изготовлении. Черно-белая текстовая или полноцветная иллюстрированная книга (в зависимости от исходного файла, подготовленного к печати) может быть изготовлена в разных вариантах: - в мягкой обложке (Клеевое Бесшвейное Скрепление); - скрепление скобой (для книг с небольшим количеством страниц); - в твердом переплете с клееным текстовым блоком; Материалы, используемые при производстве книги: - бумага текстового блока - офсетная (белая или кремовая) 80 г/м2 - мягкая обложка - бумага мелованная 250 г/м2; - ламинация обложки - матовая или глянцевая; - твердый переплет - картон 2 мм, каптал, белые форзацы, прямой корешок - сверхпрочный полимерный клей; - каждая книга упакована в термопленку. Каждый заказ обрабатывается в индивидуальном порядке: каждой книге, напечатанной по технологии Print-on-Demand, присваивается уникальный номер.