Bibliomania in the Middle Ages


MERRYWEATHER, F. Somner. Bibliomania in the Middle Ages : Being Sketches ofBookworms, Collectors, Bible Students, Scribes and Illuminators, from the Anglo-Saxon and Norman periods, to the Introduction of Printing into England; with Anecdotes illustrating the History of the Monastic Libraries of Great Britain in the Olden Time. A New and Revised Edition prepared by H. P. Copinger from Materials compiled by the late Wa;ter A. Copinger, M.A., LL.D., F.S.A., etc.; First President of the Bibliographical Society. Produced byHugh J. Schofeld. L: The Woodstock Press, 1933. Pp. 288. 8vo, white vellum spine with attractive pictorial onlay to front and rear boards, in the sty le of the period. A short review of the book affixed to the front paste-down, else a very nice copy. 200.00

Title: Bibliomania in the Middle Ages

Author Name: MERRYWEATHER, F. Somner COPINGER, H. B. COPINGER, Walter A. SCHONFELD, Hugh J.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Woodstock Press, 1933,:

Seller ID: 48782

Keywords: BUCHERHEIT MEDIEVAL UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND ENGLISH BIBLIOPHILE COLLECTING BIBLIOMANIA LIBRARY LIBRARIES,