Scribes, Script, and Books

Scribes, Script, and Books

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In this detailed overview of the history of the handmade book, Avrin looks at the development of scripts and styles of illumination, the making of manuscripts, and the technological processes involved in paper-making and book-binding.are well spaced, as they were in ancient times, unlike those on ancient Greek and Latin manuscripts. ... Some sixty-two skins are used to make up a Torah scroll, which means it is very long, so each end is attached to a strong wooden rolleranbsp;...

Title:Scribes, Script, and Books
Author:Leila Avrin
Publisher:American Library Association - 2010


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