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The illuminated page

ten centuries of manuscript painting in the British Library

by Janet Backhouse

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • British Library -- Catalogs,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- England -- London -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJanet Backhouse.
      ContributionsBritish Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND2920 .B32 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL407398M
      ISBN 100802043461
      LC Control Number98108144
      OCLC/WorldCa37982063


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