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Author Scragg, D. G., author.

Title A conspectus of scribal hands writing English, 960-1100 / Donald Scragg.

Published Cambridge : D.S. Brewer, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xxii, 94 pages) : facsimiles, map.
Series Publications of the Manchester centre for Anglo-Saxon studies, 1478-6710 ; volume 11
Publications of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies ; v. 11.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Notes "This is the first comprehensive annotated list of the scribal hands whose work survives from the time of the Benedictine Reform under King Edgar to that of the generation preceding the Norman Conquest. More than a thousand hands are listed, together with details of their work, which ranges from a few words or sentences in marginalia to multiple volumes."--Publisher description.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Frontcover ; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Notes on the Plates; The Plates; Map of Locations Associated with Scribal Hands; the conspectus; Appendix: Relative Dates of Scribes; Index of Names; Index of Places; Subject Index; Backcover.
Summary Comprehensive, annotated list of over a thousand Anglo-Saxon scribal hands, linking them to place and manuscript.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Scribes -- England.
Paleography, English.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Writing.
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Alphabet.
Manuscripts, English (Old)
English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100.
Electronic books.
Variant Title Scribal hands writing English, 960-1100
ISBN 9781782047421 (electronic bk.)
1782047425 (electronic bk.)