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The first writing book; an English translation & facsimile text of Arrighi's Operina, the first manual of the chancery hand.

Author: Ludovico degli Arrighi; John Howard Benson; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress); Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York City, Chiswick Book Shop, [1954]
Series: Studies in the history of calligraphy, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ludovico degli Arrighi; John Howard Benson; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress); Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 582090
Notes: "300 copies printed."
"Freely translated and written in a hand based on the original" by J.H. Benson. The original is reproduced from the first edition, 1522.
Description: xv, 32, 47 pages 22 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Preliminary matter, leaf of original MS. & notes --
pt. 2. Original Italian text of Arrhigi's Operina --
pt. 3. English translation of Arrhigi's Operina.
Series Title: Studies in the history of calligraphy, 2.
Other Titles: Operina da imparare di scrivere littera cancellarescha.
Responsibility: With introd. and notes by John Howard Benson.

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