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Bur 03295 Thomas a Kempis Select pieces of the reverend and

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Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious

This is a teeny weeny little book dating from 1717, measuring no more than 10cm tall and bound in an exquisite gilt-tooled Morocco binding.

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Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

... and then a tool or the maker's fingers, were moved through the wet paste to make the patterns. When dried the resulting decorative paper was hard ...

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Watson was back on the case and on December 14th 1716 the patent granted to Mrs Anderson and Baskett was overturned by the Court of Session after Watson ...

Missal fragments

Missal fragments

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The cults of both saints were suppressed and their shrines demolished in early 1538 and this treatment of a text relating to them, particularly to Becket, ...

It is the feast of the translation of St Thomas Becket's bones and it has also been spared, despite Becket's principal feast being crossed out.

... had became a student (fellow) at Christ Church and remained there for the rest of his life. From 1624 to 1640 he served as librarian of Christ Church.

On the title page of the book, to the right of the title, is written in ink the name 'Robertus Burton', the date 1600 and a little cipher that appears to be ...

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Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

Baroque design and Marbled Paper

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We don't know quite how this book got from Christ Church library to Thomas Burgess' collection, but we can speculate. As stated earlier, the Christ Church ...

Baroque design and Marbled Paper

The illustration above from a book entitled The Laboratory printed in 1740, shows the tools used in the process. To the left are the pots of paint with the ...

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

Looking Beyond the Text - Books and their bindings: Intentional Manuscript Recycling?

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The page illustrated above shows the text of John 16, verse 23, surrounded by glosses from Alcuin, Augustine and John Chrysostom.

Papers of this sort where produced throughout Europe in the eighteenth century, with Italy and France being particularly centres for the art.

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The Odyssey - Clothbound Classics (Hardback)

The owner identified by the inscription and cipher was the scholar Robert Burton (1577-1640) a prominent Oxford Polymath in the early years of the ...

First published in 1597 and you can get it paperback today! John

Bur. 03295 - Thomas, a Kempis - Select pieces of the reverend and pious Thomas à Kempis : Vol. 1. In which are contain'd four books of th.

Looking Beyond the Text - Lampeter Bookbindings: Paste Paper, Melancholy and a book belonging to Democritus Junior. | libro | Pinterest | Melancholy ...

This tiny book is among the books of Bishop Thomas Burgess. For all you Welsh medievalists out there it's a Latin abridgement of a collection of histories ...

An Oxford binding and a medieval Bible commentary.

Having two men working the press, a press man and an assistant, significantly increased the output of the press.

Psautier de Charles le Chauve Reliure d'ivoire et d'orfèvrerie École du Palais

Looking Beyond the Text - Lampeter Bookbindings: Paste Paper, Melancholy and a book belonging to Democritus Junior. | libro | Pinterest | Melancholy ...

Beautifully bound book

Reliure de : Offices ou pratiques de dévotion, François, tirées de l'Ecriture

The Victorian art of embroidering book covers - a trend that spoke about a woman's place

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Baroque design and Marbled Paper

Fantastically ornate book cover from a German book, Die Perle : Weltorgan für Juwelengold und

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An Oxford binding and a medieval Bible commentary.

Heresy and loyalty (ivory diptych of the five parts of the treasure of the cathedral in Milan) around 450 AD

Paste Paper, Melancholy and a book belonging to Democritus Junior.

Address book bound in William Morris 'Thistle' wallpaper. www.martletbookbinding.co

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