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The Holkham Bible Picture Book by  W.O Hassall - Hardcover - Standard Edition - 1954 - from Rickaro Books Ltd (SKU: 056295)

The Holkham Bible Picture Book

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The Holkham Bible Picture Book

by Hassall, W.O

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
Very Good
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About This Item

London: The Dropmore Press, 1954. A very good copy bound in tan half leather with cream vellum board, blind stamped with design, some minor sunning to spine that has five raised bands. This facsimile. is reproduced from the 14th century Anglo-Norman manuscript, formerly owned by the Earls of Leicester (being British Museum MS. Add. 47680). viipp., [iii]pp, 191pp, [3] pp., [42] leaves of plates, 8 in colour]. Contains a scholarly introduction to the manuscript setting the context of its production and a note on the armour by James Mann. Printed on hand-made paper, top edge trimmed. A handsome volume.. Standard Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall.


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Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
The Holkham Bible Picture Book
Hassall, W.O
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Standard Edition
The Dropmore Press
Place of Publication
Date published
Bible Medieval Manuscript Holkham Fourteenth Century Armour James Mann
Bookseller catalogs
Arms, Armour and Monuments; Bibliography;
Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall

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Rickaro Books Ltd

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Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.


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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
An exact copy of an original work. In books, it refers to a copy or reproduction, as accurate as possible, of an original...[more]
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...[more]
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...[more]
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description....[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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