BROWN, Michelle P.
Title A Guide to Western Historical Scripts from Antiquity to 1600.
Book Condition Fine
Publisher The British Library:, 1990. 0
Seller ID 2866
Demy 4to., pp [vi], 138 and fully illustrated in half-tones. Colour pictorial glazed boards. A fine copy. 'Fifty-five full-page plates give examples of the major western scripts in broadly chronological sequence, each accompanied by a commentary identifying the type of script, its historical and regional curency, distinctive features and style, and a transcription.'
manuscripts, handwriting, palaeography, paleography, document studies,