A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc
Author : Henry Shaw
Publisher : Forgotten Books
Total Pages : 76
Release : 2017-10-12
ISBN 10 : 0265026407
ISBN 13 : 9780265026403
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc Book Description:

Excerpt from A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc: Contained in the Auckland Free Public Library In Biblical Manuscripts (with the exception of a small fragment of a Psalter in Greek, on papyrus, of about the end of the Third Century, now in the British Museum), the oldest known is the Cottonian Genesis. This ms. Consisted of 165 quarto leaves, written in uncial Greek about the Fourth Century, with 250 miniatures illustrating the text. Unfortunately, it was burnt in the fire which destroyed a large portion of the Cottonian Collection in 1731, and only a mass of blackened fragments now remains. The text. 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.


A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc
Language: en
Pages: 76
Authors: Henry Shaw
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-12 - Publisher: Forgotten Books

Excerpt from A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc: Contained in the Auckland Free Public Library In Biblical Manusc
Migrations
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Alexandra Barratt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-27 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Over two hundred items are catalogued in Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in New Zealand Collections (1989). Most are in institutional collections and were
A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc., Contained in the Auckland Free Public Library
Language: en
Pages: 70
Authors: Auckland Public Library
Categories: Library catalogs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1908 - Publisher:

News from the Center
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Center for the Coordination of Foreign Manuscript Copying (U.S.)
Categories: Archives
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

A Guide to the Principal Manuscripts, Early Printed Books, Autograph Letters, Etc., Contained in the Auckland Free Public Library
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Auckland Public Library
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-15 - Publisher: Palala Press

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced
Book & Print in New Zealand
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Douglas Ross Harvey
Categories: Book industries and trade
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Victoria University Press

A guide to print culture in Aotearoa, the impact of the book and other forms of print on New Zealand. This collection of essays by many contributors looks at th
The British Library General Catalogue of Printed Books to 1975
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: British Library
Categories: English imprints
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher:

The Governor's Gift
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Wynne Colgan
Categories: Public libraries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Auckland : Richards Pub. and Auckland City Council

The Oldest Manuscripts in New Zealand
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: David M. Taylor
Categories: Manuscripts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955 - Publisher: Wellington : New Zealand Council for Educational Research

Educational Research Series
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: New Zealand Council for Educational Research
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1935 - Publisher: