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English illuminated manuscripts

by Thompson, Edward Maunde Sir

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner and company, limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Great Britain -- History,
    • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens, reproductions, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sir Edward Maunde Thompson, K.C.B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND3128 .T4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., vii-viii, 67 p.
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6967416M
      LC Control Number06010475
      OCLC/WorldCa5634921

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