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palaeography of the Midlands.

Leonard J. Wills

palaeography of the Midlands.

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Published by Liverpool University Press in Liverpool .
Written in English


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Da Rold, Orietta, 'Fingerprinting Paper in West Midlands Medieval Manuscripts', in Essays in Manuscript Geography: Vernacular Manuscripts of the English West Midlands from the Conquest to the Sixteenth Century, ed. by Wendy Scase (Turnhout: Brepols, ), pp.


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