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Title A heavenly craft : the woodcut in early printed books : illustrated books purchased by Lessing J. Rosenwald at the sale of the library of C.W. Dyson Perrins / edited by Daniel De Simone.

Publication Info. New York : George Braziller ; Washington : Library of Congress, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  761.2 Q DE SIMONE    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 222 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 210-215) and index.
Contents Lessing J. Rosenwald and the "magnificent library" of C.W. Dyson Perrins / Paul Needham -- Venetian and Florentine Renaissance woodcuts for Bibles, liturgical books and devotional books / Lilian Armstrong -- The stylistic development of German book illustration, 1460-1511 / Daniela Laube -- Catalogue / Daniel De Simone.
Subject Wood-engraving, Renaissance -- Exhibitions.
Illustration of books -- 15th century -- Exhibitions.
Illustration of books -- 16th century -- Exhibitions.
Early printed books -- Europe -- Exhibitions.
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius), 1891-1979 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Wood-engraving -- Private collections -- Washington (D.C.) -- Exhibitions.
Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 -- Library.
Added Author De Simone, Daniel.
Library of Congress.
ISBN 0807615366 alkaline paper
9780807615362 alkaline paper
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