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Alphabets & numbers of the Middle Ages

Shaw, Henry

Alphabets & numbers of the Middle Ages

by Shaw, Henry

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Published by Bracken Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published as: Alphabets, numerals and devices of the Middle ages. - London : William Pickering, 1845.

Other titlesAlphabets and numbers of the Middle Ages.
Statementby Henry Shaw ; introduction by Rowan Watson.
ContributionsShaw, Henry, 1800-1873.
The Physical Object
Pagination95p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16682209M
ISBN 101851701915

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "Originally published as Alphabets, numerals, and devices of the Middle Ages by William Pickering, London, "- . Jun 9, - clipart: initial letter C from late 15th century printed book, from Alphabets & Numbers of the Middle Ages, by Shaw, Henry More information clipart: initial letter C from late 15th century printed book, from Alphabets & Numbers of the Middle Ages, by Shaw, Henry.

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Title: Alphabets & Numbers of the Middle Ages. Author: Shaw, Henry. City: London. Date: Total items: Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked. Alphabets & Numbers of the Middle Ages (page 2/4) clipart: initial letter L from late 15th century printed book.

A decorative initial “L” taken from a late 15th century alphabet. You could use it as a drop capital, an avatar, or something to colour in. If you use it, let me know what you did!. Alphabets, numerals & devices of the Middle Ages Item Preview remove-circle Alphabets, numerals & devices of the Middle Ages by Shaw, Henry, Publication date Topics Lettering Call number Camera Canon Pages: THE MIDDLE AGES FROM A-Z The Middle Ages lasted from the 5th through the 15th century throughout the world.

Sometimes it is called Midieval Times. Facts about the Middle Ages for each letter of the alphabet Click on highlighted word for more information. A IS FOR AFRICA, ARCHITECTURE, ART, ASIA, & AUSTRALIA.

In the Middle Ages, monks would write manuscripts. As they wrote, they would illuminate words, otherwise, make the first letters fancy and attractive. You may have seen this in some books, but it was big in the Middle Ages.

As you can see in the picture, the first letter on the page has a very detailed and designed appearance. (^_^) [Picture: clipart: initial letter H from late century printed book] Many medieval style letters Alphabets & Numbers of the Middle Ages (page [Picture: clipart: initial letter H from late 15th century printed book] Mehr anzeigen.

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OCLC Number: Notes: "Originally published as Alphabets, numerals and devices of the Middle Ages by William Pickering, London, "--Colophon. Description: 95 pages: chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Other Titles: Alphabets, numerals and devices of the Middle Ages: Responsibility: by Henry Shaw ; introduction by Rowan Watson.

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