Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Odes of Horace A Facsimile
ISBN: HB: 9781851244492, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2016
426 pp., 11.8x17 cm, 183 colour illus.
At the turn of the fifteenth century, private devotionals became a speciality of the renowned Ghent-Bruges illuminators. Wealthy patrons who commissioned work from these artists often spared no expense in the presentation of their personal prayer boo...
HB: £195,00
Bay Psalm Book
ISBN: HB: 9781851244140, Bodleian Library Publishing, November 2014
304 pp., 12.7x21.6 cm
"The Bay Psalm Book" was the first book to be printed in North America, twenty years after the arrival of the Pilgrim Fathers in Massachusetts. Now extremely rare – only eleven copies survive – it is also the most expensive book in the world, fetchin...
HB: £25,00
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam
ISBN: HB: 9781851244171, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2014
112 pp., 18.9x24.6 cm, 26 colour illus.
"A Book of Verses underneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread – and Thou..." When Edward Fitzgerald first published his translation of the poetry of Omar Khayyam in 1859 it had little impact on the literary world. But a chance find in a book...
HB: £30,00
Wilfred Owen An Illustrated Life
ISBN: HB: 9781851243945, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2014
144 pp., 16.1x21 cm, 60 colour illus.
Wilfred Owen is the poet of pity, the voice of the soldier maimed, blinded, traumatised and killed, not just in the Great War, but in all wars since, so resonant has his message become. Although he saw only five of his poems published in his lifetime...
HB: £14,99
Love and Devotion From Persia and Beyond
ISBN: HB: 9781851242788, Bodleian Library Publishing, December 2012
240 pp., 23.5x31 cm, 135 colour illus.
Tales of earthly and spiritual love were recounted and reinterpreted by Persian poets from the 11th century onwards. Stories of lovers such as Yusuf and Zulaykha, Khusrau and Shirin, and Layla and Majnun were embraced not only in Iran but also in the...
HB: £40,00
John Gower Poems on Contemporary Events
ISBN: HB: 9781851242900, Bodleian Library Publishing, May 2011
428 pp., 15.2x22.8 cm
The English poet John Gower (ca. 1340-1408) wrote important Latin poems witnessing the two crucial political events of his day: the Peasants' Revolt of 1381 and in 1399 the deposition of Richard II, in the "Visio Anglie" ("A Vision of England") and "...
HB: £110,00
MS. Junius 11 (Institutional Version) A Digital Facsimile of Oxford
ISBN: CD: 9781851243303, Bodleian Library Publishing, November 2005
Of the four major surviving manuscripts of Anglo-Saxon poetry, "MS Junius 11" is the only one which is illustrated. It contains four poems based on the Old Testament: Genesis A and B, Exodus, Daniel, and Christ and Satan. The Genesis stories are illu...
CD: £199,00