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Catalogue of fourteen illuminated manuscripts and fifteen early printed books (including five Pigouchet Horae on vellum)

together with the Credo of Charles V in gold & enamel case and a picture of the Battle of Cannae ascribed to Jean Foucquet : the property of Henry Yates Thompson ... : which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge ... on Wednesday, 22nd of June 1921 ...

by Henry Yates Thompson

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Published by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge in London .
Written in English

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  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Thompson, Henry Yates, 1838-1928 -- Library -- Catalogs,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- England -- Catalogs,
    • Early printed books -- England -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
    • Private libraries -- England -- Catalogs,
    • Vellum printed books -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSixteen illuminated manuscripts and fifteen early printed books, the property of Henry Yates Thompson.
      Series[Catalogues of sales ;, 1921 June 22]
      ContributionsSotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ997.T475 T48 1919 Rosenwald Coll
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, p. 144-207, [1], 43 leaves of plates (some folded) :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2813535M
      LC Control Number83461772

      This “golden age” of manuscript illumination lasted until the arrival of Gutenberg’s printing press in , signaling the beginning of the end of hand-made illuminated manuscripts. During the early Middle Ages most books were used by priests and monks for liturgical purposes. Manuscript book of horoscopes with charts of over European personages of note, including Galileo (Astrology) Rare manuscript book of horoscopes, 17th century.

      Swann's sale of Fine Books & Manuscripts on Thursday, J boasted high prices across categories with early printed books leading the sale, two records being recorded for literature, and autograph material from world leaders garnering attention. Quarto: 20 x 15 cm. pp. Collation: A-P4. The first edition of Colonna's Rime had been printed in Parma by Viotto in and presented poems of which 9 by other authors. The first Valgrisi edition (the first in 4to format and the first with the title Rime spirituali .

        In bringing to bear on early printed books the same level of attention to the individual features of particular copies, the editors hope to further erode the artificial barriers between those working on illumination in manuscripts and in printed books, and to offer striking evidence of the inter-meshed worlds of manuscript and print in the. Get this from a library! Early printed and illustrated books, illuminated manuscripts. [William H. Schab Gallery.].


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Catalogue of fourteen illuminated manuscripts and fifteen early printed books (including five Pigouchet Horae on vellum): together with the Credo of Charles V in gold & enamel case and a picture of the Battle of Cannae ascribed to Jean Foucquet: the property of Henry Yates Thompson : which will be sold by auction by Messrs.

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