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Medieval and Renaissance Studies: Diplomatics & Paleography

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Bibliography: Diplomatics, Codicology & Paleography

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Bischoff, Bernhard. Manuscripts and Libraries in the Age of Charlemagne. Trans. Michael M. Gorman. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994.- Bobst Offsite: Z8 .F8 F5713 1993.

Bishop, T. A. M. English Caroline Minuscule. Oxford: Clarendon, 1971. - Bobst Offsite: Z115 .E5 B57.

 Boyle, Leonard E. Medieval Latin Palaeography: A Bibliographical Introduction. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1984. - Bobst: Z106 .B68. - Bobst: Z106 .B68.


Brown, Michelle. A Guide to Western Historical Scripts: From Antiquity to 1600. London : British Library, 1990. - Bobst Reference: Z113 .B88 1990.

De Hamel, Christopher. Glossed Books of the Bible and the Origins of the Paris Book Trade. Woodbridge and Wolfeboro, N.H.: Boydell & Brewer, 1984. - Union Theological Seminary, Burke Library: Z6 .D44 1984.

De Hamel, Christopher. A History of Illuminated Manuscripts. 2nd ed. London : Phaidon Press, 1994. - Bobst: ND2900 .D36 1994.

Doyle, A. I. and M. B. Parkes. "The Production of Copies of the Canterbury Tales and the Confessio Amantis in the Early Fifteenth Century." in: Medieval Scribes, Manuscripts & Libraries: Essays Presented to N. R. Ker. Ed. M. B. Parkes and Andrew G. Watson. London: Scolar Press, 1978. 163-210. - Bobst: Z109 .M44.

Gilissen, Léon. L'Expertise des écritures médiévales. Ghent: Editions Scientifiques, 1973. - Bobt Offsite: Z110 .E9 G54.

Gilissen, Léon. Prolégoménes à la codicologie: recherches sur la construction des cahiers et la mise en page des manuscrits médiévaux. Ghent: Editions Scientifiques, 1977.  - Columbia Butler Library Offsite: Z105 .G54.

Hector, L. C. The Handwriting of English Documents. 2nd ed. London, Edward Arnold, 1966. - Bobst: Z115 .E5 H4.

Ker, N. R. English Manuscripts in the Century after the Norman Conquest. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1960. - Bobst Offsite: Z115 .E5 K4 Oversize.

Ker, N.R. Books, Collectors, and Libraries : Studies in the Medieval Heritage. Edited by Andrew G. Watson. London: Ronceverte, W. Va. : Hambledon Press, 1985. - Bobst Offsite: Z723 .K468 1985.

Lowe, E. A. ed. Codices Latini Antiquiores: A Palaeographical Guide to Latin Manuscripts Prior to the Ninth Century. 12 vols. Oxford: Clarendon, 1934-1966. - NYU Institute of Fine Arts Offsite: Z114 .C677 Oversize.

Lowe, E.A. English Uncial. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1960. - Bobst Offsite: Z115 .E5 L6 Oversize.

Morrison, Stanley. Politics and Script: Aspects of Authority and Freedom in the Development of Greco-Latin Script from the Sixth Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1972. - Bobst: Z40 .M67 1972.

Parkes, Malcolm. English Cursive Book Hands, 1250-1500. Aldershot: Ashgate, 2008. - Bobst: Z115 .E5 P37 2008.

Parkes, Malcolm. Scribes, Scripts, and Readers: Studies in the Communication, Presentation, and Dissemination of Medieval Texts. London, U.K. ; Rio Grande, Ohio : Hambledon Press, 1991. - Bobst: Z115 .E5 P38 1991.

Parkes, Malcolm. Pause and Effect: An Introduction to the History of Punctuation in the West. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1993. - Bobst: P301.5 .P86 P376 1993.

Petti, Anthony G. English Literary Hands from Chaucer to Dryden. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1977. - Bobst Offsite: Z42.3 .A9 P4x.

Stiennon, Jacques. Paleographie du Moyen Age. 2nd ed. Paris : A. Colin, 1991. - Bobst Offsite: Z105 .S75 1991.

Thompson, Edward Maunde. An Introduction to Greek and Latin Palaeography. Oxford: Clarendon , 1912. - Bobst: Z114 .T472.

Thomson, Samuel Harrison. Latin Bookhands of the Later Middle Ages, 1100-1500. London: Cambridge UP, 1969. - Bobst Reference: Z114 .T53.

Ullman, B. L. Ancient writing and its influence. (with a new intro. by Julian Brown.) Cambridge, Mass., M.I.T. Press, 1969. - Bobst Offsite: Z105 .U41.

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