Provenance Research in Book History - a Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: David Pearson
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-26 - Publisher:

Since this handbook was first published in 1994, interest in the book as a material object, and in the ways in which books have been owned, read and used, has burgeoned. Now established as a standard reference work, this book has been revised and expanded with a new set of
Annual Bibliography of the History of the Printed Book and Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 706
Authors: The Committee of Rare Books and Manuscripts of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-03-31 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The Annual Bibliography of the History of the Printed Book and Libraries records articles of scholarly value that relate to the history of the printed book, to the history of arts, crafts, techniques and equipment, and of the economic, social and cultural environment involved in their production, distribution, conservation and
Latin Books and the Eastern Orthodox Clerical Elite in Kiev, 1632-1780
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Ludmilla Charipova
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-19 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Founded in 1632, the library of the Kiev Mohyla Academy went up in flames in 1780. Encompassing predominantly humanist, scholastic and homiletic titles in Latin yet placed in a heartland of Eastern Orthodox territories, the library was something of an anomaly for its time, offering East Slavic intellectuals a comprehensive
Book Ownership in Stuart England
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: David Pearson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This volume examines private libraries and book ownership in seventeenth-century England, with particular focus on how libraries developed over this period and the social impact that they had.
Attributing Authorship
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Harold Love
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Recent literary scholarship has seen a shift of interest away from questions of attribution. Yet these questions remain urgent and important for any historical study of writing, and have been given a powerful new impetus by advances in statistical studies of language and the coming on line of large databases