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Creator:
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1889.
Title(s):

Alphabets, numerals, and devices of the middle ages, by Henry Shaw, F.S.A.

Published/Created:
London, William Pickering, 1845.
Physical Description:
4 p., 48 plates (part col.) 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N 29
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N 29
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Abbey, J.R. Life 235
Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 41-42
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC: British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 is a large paper copy having the bookplates of Francis Gray Smart and Edward Hailstone. Copy 2 is the Abbey copy and was bound by D. Condie of Worcester and has the second plate bound as the frontispiece. Copy 2 has the bookplate and stamp of Oliver St. John of Dinmore Manor, Leominster.
BAC : A number of plates etched by the author.
BAC : "Printed by C. Whittingham, Chiswick."
Title vignette.
Subject Terms:
Alphabets.
Illumination of books and manuscripts.
Initials.
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