Berkeley: University of California Press, 1966. Hardcover. Green boards with black illustration, black cloth spine and gilt spine lettering. viii, 235 pp. 156 pp. of BW illustrations. VG-/VG- light soiling to text blocks, light corner/edge wear and some minor soiling to dust jacket. lengthy inscription by author in ink on ffep. Item #171433
Includes author's inscription, dated August 5, 11979. This book documents marginal illumination during the Middle Ages with numerous black and white photos with historical notes. The droleries provide a detailed record of the ideological and cultural climate of the period. The author, Lilian Randall holds a doctorate from Radcliffe College and received the Arthur Kingsley Porter Prize in 1958.
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