BOOKS AND COLLECTORS 1200-1700 ESSAYS FOR ANDREW WATSON. James P. Carley.

BOOKS AND COLLECTORS 1200-1700 ESSAYS FOR ANDREW WATSON.

  • London: The British Library, 1998.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • xxii, 501 pages.

Price: $75.00  other currencies

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First edition. Books and Collectors brings together the most recent research of twenty-three distinguished scholars, focusing on four major themes in the history of the book over five centuries- monastic books and medieval learning, humanism and incunabula, the dispersal of monastic libraries, and postmanastic collectors. Contributers include David McKitterick, Mirjam Foot, and Janet Blackhouse among, others. Includes a chronological bibliography of Andrew Watson's principal writings. Well illustrated with over 80 plates.