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Through the looking glass : Byzantium through British eyes

Author: Elizabeth Jeffreys; Robin Cormack; Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)
Publisher: Aldershot, Hampshire, Great Britain ; Burlington, USA : Ashgate/Varorium, ©2000.
Series: Publications (Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)), 7.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The papers in this volume derive from the 29th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies. Papers deal, amongst other topics, with the collecting of objects representative of Byzantine culture and with  Read more...

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Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies (29th : 1995 : London, England).
Through the looking glass.
Aldershot, Hampshire, Great Britain ; Burlington, USA : Ashgate/Varorium, ©2000
(OCoLC)606242143
Online version:
Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies (29th : 1995 : London, England).
Through the looking glass.
Aldershot, Hampshire, Great Britain ; Burlington, USA : Ashgate/Varorium, ©2000
(OCoLC)609246800
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Jeffreys; Robin Cormack; Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)
ISBN: 0860786676 9780860786672
OCLC Number: 47045154
Notes: Symposium held at King's College, London.
Description: xii, 258 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Robin Cormack --
Sect. I. Encounters with places. 1. Byzantine 'purple' and Ruskin's St. Mark's, Venice / Michael Wheeler. 2. Twin reflections of a Byzantine city: Monemvasia as seen by Robert Weir Schultz and Sidney H. Barnsley in 1890 / Haris Kalligas. 3. Great Palace dig: the Scottish perspective / Mary Whitby. 4. British contribution to fieldwork in Byzantine studies in the twentieth century: an introductory survey / David Winfield --
Sect. II. Encounters with books. 5. Distorting mirror: reflections on the Queen Melisende Psalter (London, B.L., Egerton 1139) / Barbara Zeitler. 6. Byzantium perceived through illuminated manuscripts: now and then / John Lowden. 7. From Britain to Byzantium: the study of Greek manuscripts / Patricia Easterling. 8. Greek scribes in England: the evidence of episcopal registers / Jonathan Harris. 9. Fair exchange? Old manuscripts for new printed books / Colin Davey. 10. Gospels of Jakov of Serres (London, B.L., Add. MS 39626), the family Brankovic and the Monastery of St. Paul, Mount Athos / Zaga Gavrilovic --
Sect. III. Interpreters. 11. 'A gentlemen's book': attitudes of Robert Curzon / Robin Cormack. 12. Bury, Baynes and Toynbee / Averil Cameron. 13. O.M. Dalton: 'ploughing the Byzantine furrow' / Christopher Entwistle. 14. R.M. Dawkins and Byzantium / Peter Mackridge --
Sect. IV. Other perspectives.
Series Title: Publications (Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)), 7.
Responsibility: papers from the Twenty-ninth Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, London, March 1995 ; edited by Robin Cormack and Elizabeth Jeffreys.

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