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Bound for the Midwest: Medieval and Early Modern Religious Manuscripts in the Charles Luce Harrison Collection, Kent Library, Southeast Missouri State University

Bound for the Midwest: Medieval and Early Modern Religious Manuscripts in the Charles Luce Harrison Collection, Kent Library, Southeast Missouri State University

by Joni M Hand

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Overview

A look at medieval and early modern religious manuscripts in the Charles Luce Harrison Collection, Kent Library, Southeast Missouri State University. The book explores the history of the collection and presents full color photographs of many of the images.


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ISBN-13: 9780997926231
Publisher: Southeast Missouri State Univ Press
Publication date: 05/01/2018
Pages: 148
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Dr. Joni Hand is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Art at Southeast Missouri State University and serves as the Area Head of Art History. She has several publications, including Women, Manuscripts, and Identity in Northern Europe, 1350-1550 (ashgate, 2013). Dr. Hand has given numerous papers on medieval manuscripts at national and international conferences including The Sixteenth Century Society and Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, the Annual International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and the Conference of Religious Practice in Western European Christianity in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. In addition to scholarly research and teaching, Dr. Hand is a practicing artist and regularly exhibits her artwork regionally.

Table of Contents

List of Figures 9

Introduction: Charles Luce Harrison, Collector and "Commodore" 15

1 Book of Hours 25

2 Biblia Sacra 45

3 Gregory IX, Liber extra 62

4 Religious Manual containing the writings of Saint Augustine of Hippo, Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, and Saint Bonaventure and the Greek Alphabet 69

5 Postilla seu expositio litteralis et moralis Nicolai de Lira ordinis minorum super epistolas et euangelia quadragesimalia: cum questionibus fratris Antonij Betontini eiusdem ordinis 83

6 Matthew's Bible

7 Geneva Bible 111

8 La Bible Qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture du Vieil & du Nouueau Testament 127

Bibliography 141

Index 147

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