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Books, manuscripts, autograph letters from the Renaissance to the present time

Martin Breslauer (firm)

Books, manuscripts, autograph letters from the Renaissance to the present time

catalogue 99.

by Martin Breslauer (firm)

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Published by Martin Breslauer in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL14399023M

Other books featured multiple times on the list are the Gutenberg Bible, the first folio of Shakespeare 's plays and The North American Indian with four separate copies each, three copies of De revolutionibus orbium coelestiumthree separate broadside printings of the United States Declaration of Independencetwo printings autograph letters from the Renaissance to the present time book of the Emancipation proclamation and the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitutiontwo illustrated folios from the Shahnameh of Shah Tahmasptwo copies of the Principia MathematicaHortus EystettensisGeographia Cosmographia and William Caxton 's English translation of Recuyell of the Historyes of Troye have also been repeatedly sold. Edward S. Unless described otherwise, the books are complete and in good condition. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. We dedicate special attention to the estates and archives of important personalities of the arts and sciences in European and world history. The earliest printed book in the list is a Southern Song annotated woodblock edition of the Book of Tang printed c.

The library is especially strong in classical literary texts printed in the fifteenth century and has most of the classic Reformation works as well. All material is adequately manuscripts and guaranteed genuine. Of special note is the intact red wax seal on the letter from Cardinal Giulio de' Medici to Paolo Vettori which prominently displays the Medici emblem of palle. For scholars interested in the history of paper, the letter from Giuliano di Lorenzo de' Medici to Francesco de' Medici clearly displays the watermark of an anchor inscribed within a circle with a star above, indicative of Florentine importation practices of paper from Venice.

Manuscripts Renaissance is a time period of transition from medieval to modern times. Unless described otherwise, the books are complete and in good condition. We keep contact with our private customers at international book fairs and through our online catalogues. Letterbook, ca. Opposite the miniature is another illuminated leaf with the family coat of arms below a large miniature of a battle scene in which an ancestor on horseback is slaying Saracens. Musical autographs can also be used to correct errors that may have been introduced by copyists in regard to tempo or dynamicsand they may provide evidence of authenticity in cases of disputed authorship.


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Books, manuscripts, autograph letters from the Renaissance to the present time by Martin Breslauer (firm) Download PDF Ebook

I eagerly have read your letters which I have long and diligently searched for, finding them where I least expected. Parrochili S. With a rare combination of scholarly and antiquarian expertise, Professor Emeritus Takamiya of Keio University in Tokyo assembled an unrivaled collection of medieval manuscripts.

If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may Books you to let you know extra shipping is required. Items included Thomas Trevilion. Opposite the title-page manuscripts an information tree illustration available.

The recent acquisition of the archive of famous American book-breaker Otto F. Call number X. Devastated by the loss, the poet never remarried. With all skins, the quality of the finished product is based on how much preparation and skill was put into turning the skin into parchment.

De remediis utriusque fortunae. The border of the shield is set with the heads of men in the four cardinal directions and ladders sinister and dexter. Musical autographs can also be used to correct errors that may have been introduced by copyists in regard to tempo or dynamicsand they may provide evidence of authenticity in cases of disputed authorship.

Scripts[ edit ] Merovingian scriptor "Luxeuil minuscule", is named after an abbey in Western France, the Luxeuil Abbeyfounded by the Irish missionary St Columba ca.

Its capital spaces have guide letters and a few of those spaces have been completed. I have heard your voice, Marcus Tullius. The hallmarks of individualism became more important. Any item can be returned within two weeks of receipt without any obligation to the customer if unrepresented defects or bibliographic inaccuracies are found.

He also gives lengthy synopses of the histories of the Alonso, Usatigui, Barcena, and Rodriguez families and explains the elements of the coat of arms and their significance.

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This served manuscripts a quick reference point for important dates in Jesus' life and to tell church officials which saints were to be honored and on what day. This script spread quite rapidly, being employed in many English centres for copying Latin texts.

A half-length portrait of Boccaccio, crowned with a laurel wreath, is painted within the initial letter "M". By the King. Illuminated manuscript, on vellum, in Spanish.

The letter would then be filed in a bundle with the endorsements visible for quick recall and easy retrieval. A most attractive binding, a beautifully painted manuscript, an interesting artifact of Catholic social history, and a great tool for teaching about conservation concerns.

These archives often contain documents and books that are not registered as individual items in the catalogue and provide a wealth of social historical sources for the period. A remarkable overview of upscale American expat life in late 19th—century Germany.Letterwriting in Renaissance England, part of the Exhibitions at the Folger opened on November 18, and closed April 2, The exhibition was curated by Alan Stewart, Guest Curator, and Heather Wolfe, Curator of Manuscripts.

Autograph Letters

It could be argued that the letter was the single most important genre of the Renaissance: not merely one literary form among many (though it was that too) but the. Sep 06,  · Introduction. Special Collections owns more than facsimile reproductions of manuscripts dating from the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

Some are of very high quality, reproducing not only the contents of manuscripts, but even the bindings and other unique features that shed light on medieval book production.

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The Autograph Letter, Signed inventory (PDF) lists contents of the collection. This digital Perkins Autograph Letter Collection includes not only the texts of the documents, but images of Books material such as envelopes, bills of sale, transcripts, clippings, articles, biographies, photographs, and other ephemera and association items.Christie’s Books & Manuscripts Department presents its upcoming auctions and auction results, Christie's offers for pdf the best of the world’s printed books, maps, medieval manuscripts, autograph letters and archives.

We are the market leaders in this category. Buy or sell privately in your own time.THE COLLECTION OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS & AUTOGRAPH LETTERS IN THE LIBRARY OF JEAN AND DONALD STRALEM. by none stated and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at magicechomusic.comIn book, magazine, and music publishing, a manuscript is ebook autograph or copy ebook a work, written by an author, composer and/or copyist.

Such manuscripts generally follow standardized typographic and formatting rules, in which case they can be called fair copy (whether original or copy). The staff paper commonly used for handwritten music is.