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Greek literary hands A.D. 400-1600

Ruth Barbour

Greek literary hands A.D. 400-1600

by Ruth Barbour

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleography, Greek.,
  • Manuscripts, Greek -- Facsimiles.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxi-xxxiv) and indexes.

    Statementby Ruth Barbour.
    SeriesOxford palaeographical handbooks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ113.8 .B3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvi, 51 p., [30] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20049983M
    ISBN 100019818229

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