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Yulia Davidovskaya previously attributed to: Meester van de legende van de Heilige Catharina Painter: Anonymous , Brussels Still life with books, water jug and basin, 1470 - 1480 Dimensions: h.

Historical bookbinding styles: Horn book

HORN BOOK -- Creation woodcut, first used in the Coverdale Bible [Cologne and/or Marburg: Eucharius Cervicornus and Johannes Soter?, mounted on a wooden paddle x and glazed with horn, affixed with leather strips secured by 'rose-head' ir

"In all her short life the child had seldom seen, and certainly never held in her hands, anything so lovely as the exquisite little silver hornbook. For long moments she had been too dazed to realize that the tiny alphabet fastened to it was made up of the same a's and b's and ab's that she had overheard through the school doorway." --THE WITCH OF BLACKBIRD POND, pg. 115 (from Colonial Sense: Antique Hornbook)

"In all her short life the child had seldom seen, and certainly never held in her hands, anything so lovely as the exquisite little silver hornbook. For long moments she had been too dazed to realize that the tiny alphabet fastened to it was made up of the same a's and b's and ab's that she had overheard through the school doorway." --THE WITCH OF BLACKBIRD POND, pg. 115 (from Colonial Sense: Antique Hornbook)

Ivory Hornbook, England 19th century

Ivory Alphabet Paddle With Daily Flower Photograph - Ivory Alphabet Paddle With Daily Flower Fine Art Print

Check out our previous posts on LJS 225, the Pope’s Codebook, for more about this fascinating manuscript! In the meanwhile, I am here to tide you over with some fabulous glossy close-ups of fol. 1r.  Manuscript description and digital images can be found here at OPenn,  http://openn.library.upenn.edu/Data/LJSchoenbergManuscripts/html/ljs225.html and you can download an ebook version here.http://repository.upenn.edu/sims_ebooks/178/

Check out our previous posts on LJS the Pope’s Codebook, for more about this fascinating manuscript! In the meanwhile, I am here to tide you over with some fabulous glossy close-ups of fol.

The Hours of Jeanne dEvreux, Queen of France Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1954 Accession Number: 54.1.2 Description

mirroir: The Hours of Jeanne d’Evreux, ca. Jean Pucelle (French, active in Paris, ca. Made in Paris Grisaille and tempera on vellum the met’s medieval animals

Bible. Bible.Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b85144288

Bible. Bible.Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b85144288

The Printed Word in Shakespeare’s Time | Kids Discover

, Folger Shakespeare Library STC How English Modern kids learnt the alphabet. If you pay close attention, you'll get to see a different usage of the relative pronoun "which", in this case with "Heavenly Father" as its antecedent (!

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