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Analyzing original documents, this comprehensive guide on Scottish handwriting—the first of its kind in nearly 250 years—offers a true perspective of Scotland?s cultural evolution. Explaining how to tackle early language and abbreviations, this volume incorporates facsimile texts as well as detailed transcripts and commentary. In addition, the historical background of handwriting usage is surveyed and the changing fashions explored. Students, historians, genealogists, and calligraphers alike will all benefit from this history.
Grant G. Simpson is a former senior lecturer and a current honorary reader in Scottish history at the University of Aberdeen. He is also a former assistant keeper at the Scottish Record Office in Edinburgh.
Titolo: Scottish handwriting, 1150-1650;: An ...
Casa editrice: Bratton Publishing Ltd
Data di pubblicazione: 1973
Condizione libro: very good
Descrizione libro Bratton, 1973. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Good. Dark blue boards, very little wear, contents clean and bright, appears unmarked. Dust jacket has some edge wear and chips to edges. Codice libro della libreria 008102
Descrizione libro Bratton Publishing, Edinburgh, 1973. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: Very Good. 1st Edition. Guide for students and researchers to reading & interpreting handwriting in old Scottish source documents, with regard to language, spelling, abbreviations & punctuations. Dark blue cloth boards gilt lettering, minor rubbing at jacket edges, pages clean, no inscriptions, price unclipped. Codice libro della libreria 005157
Descrizione libro Bratton Publishing Ltd, 1973. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Condizione sovraccoperta: VG. VG copy in VG jacket. Ships from our shop in Wigtown, Scotland's National Book Town. We are open from 9 - 5, Monday to Saturday, all year round - come and visit! A personal and efficient service from a traditional bookshop located in Wigtown, South West Scotland. Thank you for your order!. Codice libro della libreria mon0000028486