Letters of Humfrey Wanley: Palaeographer, Anglo-Saxonist, Librarian, 1672-1726

Letters of Humfrey Wanley: Palaeographer, Anglo-Saxonist, Librarian, 1672-1726

by P. L. Heyworth, Heyworth, Humphrey Wanley
     
 

This collection of 243 letters, only a handful of which have previously appeared in print, covers the years from Wanley's arrival at Oxford until his death and illustrates the full range of his interests as Anglo-Saxonist, palaeographer, librarian, and historian.See more details below

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This collection of 243 letters, only a handful of which have previously appeared in print, covers the years from Wanley's arrival at Oxford until his death and illustrates the full range of his interests as Anglo-Saxonist, palaeographer, librarian, and historian.

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"An admirable edition....Heyworth has served his subject well, and Humfrey Wanley deserves the best."—Envoi

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ISBN-13:
9780198124771
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 1.43(d)

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