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Catalogue of fourteen illuminated manuscripts and fifteen early printed books (including five Pigouchet horae on vellum), together with Credo of Charles V in gold & enamel case, and a picture of the battle of Cannae, ascribed to Jean Foucquet by Henry Yates Thompson

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Published by Dryden Press, J. Davy in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Thompson, Henry Yates, -- 1838-1928. -- Library,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Catalogs,
  • Rare books -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
  • Manuscripts -- Great Britain -- Catalogs

Book details:

Edition Notes

On cover: Illustrated copy.

Statementthe property of Henry Yates Thompson ... ; which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge ... on Wednesday, 22nd of June, 1921 ...
ContributionsSotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [143]-207, [1] p., [59] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18467786M

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Catalogue of fourteen illuminated manuscripts and fifteen early printed books (including five Pigouchet Horae on vellum) - Sotheby, Wilkinson Hodge Catalogue of manuscripts - mostly illuminated, many in fine bindings, offered for sale by J. & J. Leighton, London Catalogue of a selected portion of the renowned library at Wilton house, Salisbury, the property of the Right Hon. the Earl of Pembroke, consisting of the illuminated manuscripts, block books, and magnificent early printed books collected by Thomas, earl of Pembroke, , and cataloged by Dr. Dampier, bishop of Ely, in Gothic letter, printed on vellum and illuminated throughout with miniatures and initials in gold and colours, folio, ruby velvet. Wants ai, d2 to d7, t2 to t7, 2nd series of signatures I2 to I7, Ml to M8, Ni ; . Illuminated manuscripts are hand-written books with painted decoration that generally includes precious metals such as gold or silver. The pages were made from animal skin, commonly calf, sheep, or goat. Illuminated manuscripts were produced between and , with .