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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Harrison, Frederick, b. 1884.
Treasures of illumination.
London, The Studio; New York, The Studio Publications, 1937
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|Notes:||Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive text, not included in the paging.|
|Description:||48 p. mounted illus., 24 col. mounted pl. 29 x 22 cm.|
|Contents:||The background --
The Apocalypse --
The Bestiary --
The Psalter (first half of the century): The Vaux Psalter. The M.R. James Memorial Psalter. The Canticles of the Psalter. The Litany. The Luttrell Psalter --
The Second half of the century: The Holy Scriptures in English. Richard II's Bible --
John Lovel's Lectionary --
The Sherborne and Westminster Abbey Missals. The Order of the Coronation of a King. The Ranworth Antiphoner. Books of Hours. A Hymnary. The Bohun Books--
References to secular life --
The illuminator and how he worked --
The patrons --
Pigments and mediums --
|Other Titles:||English manuscripts of the fourteenth century (c. 1250-1400)|
|Responsibility:||described by the Rev. Canon F. Harrison.|