Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Hours of Marie De Medici A Facsimile
ISBN: HB: 9781851244072, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2015
352 pp., 13.7x20.4 cm, 45 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: £150,00
Qur'ans Books of Divine Encounter
ISBN: PB: 9781851242566, Bodleian Library Publishing, July 2015
176 pp., 19x19 cm, 58 colour illus.
This book provides a unique visual history of the Qur'an using fifty-five rare, beautiful and significant Qur'an manuscripts. A general introduction guides the reader through the Qur'an's entry into the world of late near eastern antiquity, a world...
PB: £14,99
Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library A Select Catalogue
ISBN: HB: 9781851242979, Bodleian Library Publishing, August 2013
640 pp., 15.6x23.4 cm, 112 colour illus.
The liturgical psalter is one of the most important medieval Christian books and the most frequently and richly illuminated of medieval liturgical manuscripts. In its simplest form the psalter included 150 psalms, preceded by a calendar and followed...
HB: £150,00
Illuminating the Life of the Buddha An Illustrated Chanting Book from Eighteenth-Century Siam
ISBN: HB: 9781851242832, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2013
160 pp., 19.4x26.7 cm, 86 colour illus.
This lavishly illustrated book investigates an outstanding eighteenth-century example of a samut khoi, a type of beautiful folding book found in Southeast Asia, which became particularly popular as a repository for the Buddha's teachings. Written in...
HB: £35,00
Cultural Revolution in Berlin Jews in the Age of Enlightenment
ISBN: PB: 9781851242917, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2011
104 pp., 16x24 cm, 84 colour illus.
The process of secularization, which is one of the sources of present-day democracy, has its radical origins in eighteenth-century Europe. Criticism of religious norms and discipline, institutions and ideology led to the movement known as the Enlight...
PB: £19,99
Bibles An Illustrated History from Papyrus to Print
ISBN: PB: 9781851242986, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2011
192 pp., 19x19 cm, 60 colour illus.
Drawing on Oxford's exceptional collection of Bibles, the celebrated historian Christopher de Hamel has arranged the Bibles into themed chapters presented chronologically. Each chapter opens with an elegant introduction providing a concise overview a...
PB: £10,99
Manifold Greatness The Making of the King James Bible
ISBN: PB: 9781851243495, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2011
176 pp., 18.4x25 cm, 65 colour illus.
This new book from Bodleian Library Publishing tells the story of this remarkable achievement with outstanding images from the collections of The Bodleian and Folger Shakespeare Libraries. The book discusses the obstacles and achievements faced by...
PB: £19,99