English cursive book hands, 1250-1500 /

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Author / Creator:Parkes, M. B. (Malcolm Beckwith)
Imprint:Berkeley : University of California Press, 1980, c1979.
Description:xxxii, 24, 26 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Series:Oxford palaeographical handbooks.
Subject:Paleography, English.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- Facsimiles.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Paleography, English.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/9023488
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Notes:Reprint of the ed. published by Clarendon Press, Oxford, in series: Oxford palaegraphical handbooks.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • A note on palaeographical terms
  • Select Bibliography
  • A note on the Transcriptions
  • List of plates
  • Plates, Notes and Transcriptions: Anglicana book hands
  • Anglicana Formata
  • Bastard Anglicana
  • The development of Secretary as determined by hands in documents
  • Secretary book hands
  • Bastard Secretary
  • The handwriting of university scribes
  • Developments in the hierarchy of scripts
  • The handwriting of individual scribes
  • Indexes