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The Making of the Vernon Manuscript

The Making of the Vernon Manuscript

The Production and Contexts of Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Eng. Poet. A. 1

The Making of the Vernon Manuscript( )
Editor: Scase, Wendy
Series title:Texts and Transitions Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Brepols Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $144.00
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This volume addresses important questions in late medieval book production and the history of the medieval book through original and substantial studies of one of the most remarkable surviving examples. The Vernon Manuscript, carefully copied and lavishly decorated around 1390-1400 for pious users, is famous as the largest and arguably the most important Middle English anthology. Its sheer size and conservation concerns mean that up to now it has been little studied as a book. The...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Medieval
Book Weight:2.65 Pounds

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