Ancient Writing and its Influence / Edition 2

Ancient Writing and its Influence / Edition 2

by Berthold L. Ullman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802064353

ISBN-13: 9780802064356

Pub. Date: 12/28/1980

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division

Ancient Writing and Its Influence was the first book in English to cover the history of the alphabet, Greek palaeography and epigraphy, Latin palaeography and epigraphy, and the origins of printing. Today, it remains a sound, concise, and expert introduction to these four closely related disciplines, written by one of the master palaeographers of the twentieth…  See more details below

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Ancient Writing and Its Influence was the first book in English to cover the history of the alphabet, Greek palaeography and epigraphy, Latin palaeography and epigraphy, and the origins of printing. Today, it remains a sound, concise, and expert introduction to these four closely related disciplines, written by one of the master palaeographers of the twentieth century. Among the wide range of topics included are the development of the Latin alphabet, the Gothic script of the Late Middle Ages, and the writing materials and practices of antiquity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802064356
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
12/28/1980
Series:
MART: The Medieval Academy Reprints for Teaching Series, #10
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.81(d)

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