Bibliographic Details

Introduction to manuscript studies / Raymond Clemens and Timothy Graham.

Author / Creator Clemens, Raymond, 1966-
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2007.
Description xvi, 301 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 31 cm.
Language English
Subject Manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Paleography, Latin.
Codicology.
Codicology.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Paleography, Latin.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6656830
Other authors / contributors Graham, Timothy.
ISBN 9780801438639 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801438632 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801487088 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801487080 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-292) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Writing supports
  • Text and decoration
  • Correction, glossing, and annotation
  • Assembling, binding, and storing the completed manuscript
  • Working with medieval manuscripts
  • Punctuation and abbreviation
  • Encounters with damaged manuscripts
  • Assessing manuscript origin and provenance
  • Manuscript description
  • Selected scripts
  • The Bible and related texts
  • Liturgical books and their calendars
  • Books of hours
  • Charters and cartularies
  • Maps
  • Rolls and scrolls
  • Appendix : tools for the study of medieval Latin / by Anders Winroth
  • Glossary.