Season's Readings from State Library of Queensland
The letters pictured have been selected from the Australian Library of Art collection with thanks to the ALA librarians.
The hand book of mediaeval alphabets and devices, 1853, Henry Shaw.
Call Number: RB 745.60902 1853
The hand book of mediaeval alphabets and devices,1853, Henry Shaw.
Alphabets, monograms, initials, crests, etc, 19--, Henry Shaw.
Call Number: RB 745.6 19--
Choix de sonnets de P. de Ronsard, 1902, Pierre de Ronsard, double-page floral border and initial letters designed by L.Pissarro and engraved on wood by Ester Pissarro.
Call Number: 070.5930942133 ERA 1902
The prisoner of Chillon: poem, 1865, Lord Byron; illuminated by W. & G. Audsley.
Call Number: RB 821.8 byr/b 1865
Elements of lettering, 1922, Fredric W. Goudy; text composed by Bertha M.Goudy.
Call Number: RB 741.61 1922
The art of illumination and missal painting: a guide to modern illuminators: illustrated by a series of specimens from richly illumindated mss. of various periods, accompanied by a set of outlines to be coloured by the student according to the theories developed in the work, 1849, H. Noel Humpreys.
Call Number: RB 745.67 1849
From: Anatomy of Veralius (1555), Original leaves from famous books: eight centuries, 1240 A.D.- 1923 A.D., 19--.
Call Number: RB 686.23 19--
Gray's Elegy, 1846, Thomas Gray, Illuminated by Owen Jones.
Call Number: RB 821.6 GRA/B 1846
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