Meetings With Remarkable Manuscripts

Author: Christopher de Hamel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698163389
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Noted authority Christopher de Hamel invites the reader into intimate conversations with these texts to explore what they tell us about nearly a thousand years of medieval history - and about the modern world, too.

Making Medieval Manuscripts

Author: Christopher De Hamel
ISBN: 9781851244683
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This book also explains the role of the stationer or bookshop, often to be found near cathedral and market squares, in the commissioning of manuscripts, and it cites examples of specific scribes and illuminators who can be identified ...

Meetings With Remarkable Muslims

Author: Barnaby Rogerson
Publisher: Eland & Sickle Moon Books
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A collection of travel writing celebrating friendship and the chance encounters that unexpectedly enrich our lives, which shows the diversity of the Islamic world.

The Everlasting Church As Represented In The Remarkable Manuscript Entitled Intercourse With Angels By Edward Brodribb

Author: Edward BRODRIBB
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Third Meeting of the Prophets and Apostles and the Two Earths from the Two
Arms, and numerous other Friends. It is declared that none can form the slightest
idea of the misery of the wicked. Daniel then addresses the Prophets on their
trials: but they stand in their lot at this day. 5. Solomon, Daniel, David,
Swedenborg, and Eight Delegates from Eight Earths, representing with this earth
NINE, or a complete Fullness. Solomon representing The Lord's Spiritual
Kingdom on this occasion, ...


Author: Laura Light
Publisher: Brand Nu Words
ISBN: 9780997184204
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For example, giving advice to widows, a translator puts Saint Jerome's famous letters into French in a unique copy probably for a high-born woman. She is pictured in the book.

Meetings With Remarkable Men

Author: Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff
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As from my point of view this woman subsequently became remarkable in every
respect, I wish not only to repeat her story as it was recounted by Prince
Lubovedsky, but also to tell something about her later life, based on my personal
meetings with her and on my own observations; the more so since the original
manuscript in which I had written a more complete description of the life of this
remarkable woman, under the title of 'Confessions of a Polish Woman', has
remained in Russia ...

Notes Diverse Holo

Author: Matthijs Engelberts
Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN: 9789042020023
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The primary function of this annotated catalogue is to make a comprehensive
index of the manuscripts, their provenance, and what they contain. In doing so,
we have tried to keep in mind the different users consulting it and the different
uses to which it might be put, and to be expansive rather than minimalist so as to
be informative in meeting these diverse ends. For example, wherever possible,
the entries are detailed enough that students and scholars who may not be able
to get to ...

Grotowski Women And Contemporary Performance

Author: Virginie Magnat
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135081719
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Meetings with Remarkable Women Virginie Magnat ... I would also like to thank
Wisdom Tettey, the Dean of the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at the
University of British Columbia's Okanagan Campus, for granting me a study leave
to complete my manuscript and the companion documentary film series featured
on the Routledge Performance Archive. I am extremely grateful to all my research
collaborators and would especially like to thank the Grotowski Institute in
Wroclaw, ...

Proceedings Of The New England Historic Genealogical Society At The Annual Meeting

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Dr. Hill, former president of Harvard College, who devoted a considerable time to
a critical study of the book, pronounced it to be a remarkable production. Some
months after this find I was in Henry Stevens's place, and his son said to me, “My
father is confined at home and wants me to ask you if you know anything about
this,” handing me a newspaper clipping from a New York paper. To my surprise, it
was an account of “A discovery by an American of a remarkable manuscript
written ...

A Selection Of Books And Manuscripts Remarkable For Their Fine Condition

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[Translation of title : Dialogue of Galileo Galilei, . . . where in Meetings of Four
Days are discussed the Two Principal Systems of the World, that of Ptolemy and
that of Copernicus, indeterminately Proposing the Philo' sophical and Natural
Arguments, as well on one side as on the other.] First Edition. Printed chiefly in
Italic Letter. Engraved title depicting Aristotle, Ptolemy, and Copernicus in
conversation, by Stefano della Bella, numerous woodcut diagrams, errata leaf,
original blank leaf ...