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The illuminated alphabet,

Author: Theodore Menten
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications [©1971]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the Middle Ages the alphabet was one of the vehicles for amusement, instruction, and beauty. Fanciful devices, symbolic elements, floral shapes, narrative cartoons, and other colored embellishments were all worked into initial letters.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Menten
OCLC Number: 2910700
Notes: "A Dover coloring book."
Description: 48 pages of illustrations
Responsibility: by Theodore Menten.

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In the Middle Ages the alphabet was one of the vehicles for amusement, instruction, and beauty. Fanciful devices, symbolic elements, floral shapes, narrative cartoons, and other colored embellishments were all worked into initial letters.

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