The gilded page : the secret lives of medieval manuscripts /
"The Gilded Page is the story of the written word in the pre-Gutenberg age. Ranging from the earliest intact book in Europe, to the only known literary manuscript to be written in Shakespeare's hand, scholar Mary Wellesley reveals the secret lives of these literary and artistic treasures....
|Author / Creator:||Wellesley, Mary, 1986- author.|
|Imprint:||New York : Basic Books, 2021.|
|Description:||ix, 340 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Subject:||Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- History.|
Transmission of texts -- Social aspects -- England -- History.
English literature -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval -- England.
Marginalia -- England -- History.
English literature -- Middle English.
English literature -- Old English.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.
Transmission of texts -- Social aspects.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
|Format:||E-Resource Print Book|
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12640691|