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1 edition of Western text hands from the late 9th to the early 14th century. found in the catalog.

Western text hands from the late 9th to the early 14th century.

Western text hands from the late 9th to the early 14th century.

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Published by Maggs Bros. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manuscripts, Latin -- Bibliography.,
  • Paleography, Latin.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsColker, Marvin L.,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6605L3 M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. [14] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15382239M

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    From Dallas Museum of Art, Tunisia, Qayrawan, Quran Bifolio (Late 9th -early 10th century), Vellum, ink, gold, silver, and blue dye, 28 × cm.   (9th century; facsimile; Slavic language in Latin script) Rimbert: Life of Anskar, the Apostle of the North "When one of Anskar's followers suggested to him that he could work miracles he replied,' Were I worthy of such a favour from my God, I would ask that He would grant to me this one miracle, that by His grace He would make of me a good man.'".

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