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Item #79700 The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century. Hilary Jenkinson.
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century
The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century

The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to 17th Century

Jenkinson, Hilary. The Later Court Hands in England from the Fifteenth to the Seventeenth Century. Illustrated from the Common Paper of the Scriveners' Company of London, the English Writing Masters & the Public Records. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Printed by W. Lewis, M.A., at the University Press, 1927. Part I Text: ix, [200] pp. Illustrations; Part II; Plates. Four-page list of plates, 44 plates (i-xliv); 5 unnumbered plates with 20 alphabets. Folio. (14-1/2" x 11"). Part I brown cloth with dust jacket. Part II: portfolio with plates contained loose. Together 2 books. Moderate shelf wear, internally clean and bright. $400. * First edition. Two volumes. With its pictorial material and transcriptions, this is one of the most thorough reference works on 14th-17th century handwriting. Designed primarily as a continuation of "English court hand A.D. 1066 to 1500" by Charles Johnson and Hilary Jenkinson, published in 1915. Part II contains transcripts of plates with notes. Bibliographical foot-notes, with "Summary" appendix I, p. 113-115.

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