Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology: 1450-2000” as Want to Read:
A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology: 1450-2000
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology: 1450-2000

it was amazing 5.0  ·  Rating Details ·  2 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This is the first Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology ever to be published. Dealing with the subject of documentation - which affects everyone's lives ( every-day letters, notes, and shopping lists to far-reaching legal instruments, if not autograph literary masterpieces) - Peter Beal defines, in a lively and accessible style, some 1,500 terms relating to manuscri ...more
Paperback, 457 pages
Published January 1st 2010 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 2008)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-5)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sharone Cabán Neuhoff
Sharone Cabán Neuhoff rated it it was amazing
May 27, 2014
Phil
Phil rated it it was amazing
Sep 06, 2012
Brenna
Brenna added it
May 28, 2011
Tiago
Tiago added it
Dec 03, 2012
Andrew
Andrew marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2013
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
In 1966, Peter Beal, a graduate of the University of Leeds, started work on the Index of English Literary Manuscripts, 1450-1700 (IELM). The first volume of what was originally meant to be a one-year project appeared in 1980. Its two parts covered the years 1450 to 1625 and were followed, in 1987 and 1993, by a further volume in two parts taking the coverage up to 1700. For the first time, English ...more
More about Peter Beal...

Share This Book