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2 edition of Byzantine elements in humanistic script found in the catalog.

Byzantine elements in humanistic script

Stanley Morison

Byzantine elements in humanistic script

illustrated from the Aulus Gellius of 1445 in the Newberry Library.

by Stanley Morison

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Published by The Newberry Library in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gellius, Aulus. -- Manuscripts,
  • Paleography, Latin,
  • Paleography, Greek

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNewberry Library.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAZ114 M68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18835162M

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