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Manuscripts and Libraries in the Age of Charlemagne

ISBN-10: 0521037115

ISBN-13: 9780521037112

Edition: 2007

Authors: Bernhard Bischoff, Michael Gorman

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Bernard Bischoff (1906-1991) was one of the most renowned scholars of medieval palaeography of the 20th century. Michael Gorman has selected and translated seven of his classic essays on aspects of eighth and ninth century culture.
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Book details

List price: $36.99
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/30/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 212
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792

Foreword
Preface
List of abbreviations
Map: writing centres and writing provinces in the age of Charlemagne
Manuscripts in the early Middle Ages
Manuscripts in the age of Charlemagne
The court library of Charlemagne
The court library under Louis the Pious
Libraries and schools in the Carolingian revival of learning
Palaeography and the transmission of classical texts in the early Middle Ages
Benedictine monasteries and the survival of classical literature
Bernhard Bischoff, bibliography, 1981-1993
Index of manuscripts
Index of authorities cited
General index