A Handbook of Greek and Latin Palaeography

by Edward Maunde Thompson

Publisher: Ares Publishers, Inc.

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Ancient Languages - Classical Greek,
  • Paleography, Greek,
  • Paleography, Latin,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8214950M
ISBN 100890050945
ISBN 109780890050941

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THE HANDBOOK OF GREEK AND LATIN PALAEOGRAPHY by EDWARD MATJNDE THOMPSON. Originally published in PREFACE. THIS Hand-book does not pretend to give more than an outline of the very large subject of Greek and Latin by: Handbook of Greek and Latin Palaeography [Thompson, Edward Maunde] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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of the Gospels, in Greek, in silver. The Oxford Handbook of Latin Palaeography surveys these books, with special emphasis on the variety of scripts in which they were written. Palaeography, in the strictest sense, examines how the changing styles of script and the fluctuating shapes of individual letters allow the date and the place of production of books to be determined.

Principal librarian of the British Museum and eminent palaeographer, Sir Edward Maunde Thompson (–) had originally produced a handbook on the history and development of Greek and Latin handwriting in The study of both Greek and Latin palaeography was furthered by the publication of many manuscript facsimiles beginning in the mid-nineteenth century, and of indexes of manuscript catalogues and microfilm catalogues in the twentieth.

The study of papyrus documents has its own sub-discipline: papyrology. Codicology, on the other hand, studies the materials from which books Author: Ralph W. Mathisen. The book includes wonderful images of so many periods of writing, I can sit looking through them for hours, learning much, without even reading the accompanying text.

The text is an excellent overview, with an introduction giving an account of the history of Western writing (including Latin and Greek quotes on the matter -- of course it assumes. Internet Archive BookReader Handbook Of Greek And Latin Palaeography The BookReader requires JavaScript to be enabled.

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HANDBOOK OF GREEK & LATIN PALAEOGRAPHY by Sir E M Thompson. 3rd edition, published Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co Ltd, London. katapi ed: The HANDBOOK is available in pdf (searchable) format at both the Harvard and Princeton.

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First published inthis work, by the greatest living authority on medieval palaeography, offers the most comprehensive and up-to-date account in any language of the history of Latin script.

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Paul, Trench, Taübner in by: The origin of palaeography can be traced to the French Benedictines of the Congregation of St Maur, at a time when the authenticity of documents and manuscripts embroiled in ecclesiastical controversy in the latter part of the seventeenth century had to be tested.

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A handbook of Greek and Latin palaeography. [Edward Maunde Thompson, Sir] History of the Greek and Latin alphabets --Materials used to receive -- parchment and vellum -- paper -- Writing implements: stilus, pen, etc.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, Edward Maunde, Sir, Handbook of Greek and Latin palaeography. Chicago, Ares, Latin books are among the most numerous surviving artifacts of the Late Antique, Mediaeval, and Renaissance periods in European history; written in a variety of formats and scripts, they preserve the literary, philosophical, scientific, and religious heritage of the West.

The Oxford Handbook of Latin Palaeography surveys these books, with special emphasis on the variety. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, Edward Maunde, Sir, Handbook of Greek and Latin palaeography. London: K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co. Edition Notes Bibliography: p. [] An enlarged edition of the author's Handbook of Greek and Latin palaeography (3d edition, ) cf.

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