New Publication: Catalogue of the medieval manuscripts of Trinity College

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The Oxford Bibliographical Society is pleased to announce the publication of the third in its Special Series of Manuscript Catalogues. The volume is The medieval manuscripts of Trinity College, Oxford: a descriptive catalogue by Richard Gameson. The catalogue retails at £100 but is free to members, existing and new (annual subscription £30).

The catalogue describes in detail the ninety-three medieval manuscripts now in the collection of Trinity College, Oxford, as well as twenty-four fragments found in use as the endleaves in bindings of early printed books in the college's Old Library. There are colour illustrations throughout, and forty separate colour plates, reproducing pages and details from the manuscripts, as well as appendices listing books given to the college by its founder Sir Thomas Pope and by Thomas Unton,  and detailed indices of names, titles, iconography, provenances, secundo folio readings etc.  530 pages + 40 plates. Bound in full cloth with a dust-jacket. ISBN 978 0 90142063 3.

To buy this book now, send £100 by cheque (to the Treasurer) or PayPal (to oxford.bibliographical.society@gmail.com). Please remember to include your mailing-address with your order. To join the society, click here.

 

Monday, 29 January, 2018 - 21:50