Trades And Crafts In Medieval Manuscripts.
The British Library.
4to. 7.75 x 10 inches. 124 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A fine copy. Illustrated by 12 pages of colour plates, by 3 black and white plates, including frontispiece and by 66 text figures. Decorated by title page vignette. Patterned endpapers. A study of crafts and trades extensively illustrated from medieval manuscripts, by Patricia Basing, a curator in the British Library's department of manuscripts. The four sections are Agriculture and husbandry, Trade and commerce, Industry and crafts and the professions.
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