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1000 years of royal books and manuscripts / edited by Kathleen Doyle and Scot McKendrick.

Other Title:
One thousand years of royal books and manuscripts
Thousand years of royal books and manuscripts
Publication:
London : The British Library, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
323 pages : color illustrations, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Private collections.
Books -- England -- History -- 400-1450.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- England.
Book collecting -- England -- History -- To 1500.
Contents:
The earliest English royal books / Kathleen Doyle and Scot McKendrick
King Athelstan's psalter (BL Cotton Galba A. xviii) / Michael Wood
The provenance of the Morgan Golden Gospels (Pierpont Morgan Library, MS M.23) : a new hypothesis / James P. Carley
The great lost library of England's medieval kings? Royal use and ownership of books, 1066-1272 / Nicholas Vincent
The Livre du Sacre of Charles V of France : a reappraisal / Joanna Frońska
Makers of royal manuscripts : court artists in France and the Netherlands / Catherine Reynolds
The manuscripts of Edward IV : the documentary evidence / Scot McKendrick
'Preserved and transmitted for the good of posterity' : the transfer of the Old Royal Library from a palace to a museum / Kathleen Doyle
Royal libraries in the King's library / John Goldfinch
The Royal Library at Windsor Castle / Jane Roberts.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-308) and indexes.
Contributor:
Doyle, Kathleen, 1958- editor of compilation.
McKendrick, Scot, editor of compilation.
ISBN:
9780712357081 (hbk.)
0712357084 (hbk.)
OCLC:
858824778
Publisher Number:
99957194322
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