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Author Coates, Alan (Alan Edward)

Title English medieval books : the Reading Abbey collections from foundation to dispersal / Alan Coates
Published Oxford : Clarendon, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 211 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : facsimiles, genealogical tables, plan
Series Oxford historical monographs
Oxford historical monographs.
Summary This history of the books of Reading Abbey covers the period from the Abbey's foundation to its dissolution, and follows up the dispersal of the book collection
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Reading Abbey (Reading, England) -- Library -- History.
Monastic libraries -- England -- Reading -- History.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- England -- Reading -- History.
Libraries -- England -- History -- 1400-1600
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191677724 ebook