Ancient and Medieval Manuscripts

For anyone interested in ancient and medieval manuscripts, the history of books and related subjects. Topics of interest include the Dead Sea scrolls, Egyptian papyri, Biblical manuscripts, illuminated manuscripts, Buddhist manuscripts from Dunhuang and Turfan, palaeography, languages, the archaeology of the book, the arts of the book (calligraphy, illustration, illumination, and bookbinding), manuscript discoveries, cuneiform tablets, early printing, exhibits, latest publications and book recommendations.

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Mellon Sawyer Seminar - Eurasian Manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Gestern 10:17pm
Collecting medieval manuscripts15 ungelesen / 15Nicole_VanK, April 4
Adventures in Libraries: Thoughts on Epistemology - March 18, 20211 ungelesen / 1lilithcat, März 11
Unrolling the Herculaneum Scrolls3 ungelesen / 3Crypto-Willobie, Januar 24
Female Manuscript Illuminators4 ungelesen / 4papyri, Dezember 2020
Manuscripts from the Muslim World at Columbia University2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Dezember 2020
bavarikon2 ungelesen / 2cemanuel, Oktober 2020
Fahrenheit 451 - burning libraries and the destruction of cultural heritage9 ungelesen / 9proximity1, Juli 2020
Persian Manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, April 2019
Trade Routes in the Ancient World1 ungelesen / 1papyri, März 2019
Manuscript Discoveries5 ungelesen / 5Cynfelyn, März 2019
Ancient Copy of the Iliad Digitized1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2018
Cartonnage and papyri3 ungelesen / 3papyri, Januar 2018
Beautiful Books and othet Interesting Things3 ungelesen / 3lilithcat, November 2017
Tibetan Buddhist Texts on-line2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Juli 2017
ToposText1 ungelesen / 1elenchus, Mai 2017
Paper Marbling2 ungelesen / 2papyri, März 2017
Aarhus University Press - Puplications2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Februar 2017
The Art of the Qur'an - Exhibit8 ungelesen / 8Diane-bpcb, Februar 2017
MET makes Images of artworks in its collection available to All2 ungelesen / 2timspalding, Februar 2017
Animal Mummies1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Oktober 2016
Afghan Digitized Cultural Treasures1 ungelesen / 1papyri, September 2016
Pre-Columbian Palimpsest2 ungelesen / 2timspalding, August 2016
Manuscript Road Trip3 ungelesen / 3papyri, November 2015
Cultural Chernobyl1 ungelesen / 1binders, Januar 2015
A Cosmopolitan City: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Old Cairo1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Dezember 2014
Parchment repairs1 ungelesen / 1MarthaJeanne, November 2014
Birchbark Manuscripts2 ungelesen / 2razzamajazz, Oktober 2014
Blogs relting to Papyri and Egyptian Antiquities, etc.3 ungelesen / 3papyri, Mai 2014
Blogs relting to Papyri and Egyptian Antiquities, etc.1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Mai 2014
Getty Center , Los Angeles1 ungelesen / 1Africansky1, März 2014
Getty Center , Los Angeles1 ungelesen / 1Africansky1, März 2014
University of Michigan - On-line Exhibits1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Februar 2014
Book of Kells - online16 ungelesen / 16leialoha, Februar 2014
Story re Naples library looting2 ungelesen / 2Nicole_VanK, Dezember 2013
St. Chad Gospels - on-line1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2013
Torah's manuscript discovered1 ungelesen / 1ousia, Mai 2013
Abe books illuminated mss article and offerings1 ungelesen / 1Africansky1, Mai 2013
Deir al-Surian Library and Conservation Centre3 ungelesen / 3elenchus, Mai 2013
Silk Road Manuscripts8 ungelesen / 8papyri, April 2013
Magnificent Manuscripts - Treasures of Book Illumination from 780 through 11801 ungelesen / 1papyri, April 2013
St. John's Bible - Exhibit5 ungelesen / 5bookblotter, März 2013
Dead Sea Scrolls online5 ungelesen / 5HarryMacDonald, Februar 2013
Vatican Library's Digitized manuscripts3 ungelesen / 3Diane-bpcb, Februar 2013
BL puts the Codex Alexandrinus online3 ungelesen / 3papyri, Dezember 2012
Cambridge University Library releases new round of digitized manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1nathanielcampbell, Dezember 2012
Victoria and Albert Museum set of Illuminiated Mss1 ungelesen / 1Africansky1, Dezember 2012
Ancient papyrus mentions Jesus’s wife6 ungelesen / 6John5918, November 2012
Gunnar Rudberg on Plato's Atlantis (1917)3 ungelesen / 3Thorwald_Franke, November 2012
Greek Language - New Publications1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juni 2012
Greek Language - New Publications1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juni 2012
Origene's manuscripts3 ungelesen / 3richardbsmith, Juni 2012
Ancient Language Courses4 ungelesen / 4cemanuel, Mai 2012
British Library acquires the St. Cuthbert Gospel2 ungelesen / 2cbellia, Mai 2012
News from Vatican library1 ungelesen / 1ousia, Mai 2012
Homeric manuscript, Venetus A, goes digital3 ungelesen / 3donbuch1, April 2012
Cairo Genizah collection now online through the Bodleian2 ungelesen / 2nisgolsand, März 2012
Vatican Library Exhibit14 ungelesen / 14nisgolsand, März 2012
Join in the hunt for lost gospels and other ancient texts.1 ungelesen / 1papyri, September 2011
Book recomendation: Sisters of Sinai11 ungelesen / 11papyri, August 2011
Manuscripts: Lost and Found?1 ungelesen / 1Historyguy, Juli 2011
Codex Calixtinus stolen from Spanish Cathedral1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juli 2011
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age3 ungelesen / 3papyri, Mai 2011
Query re: marginalia8 ungelesen / 8inkie_fingers, Februar 2011
Infrared Photography2 ungelesen / 2Nicole_VanK, Februar 2011
Book Care and Repair and Emergency Procedures2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Februar 2011
Paper Engineering: Fold, Pull, Pop & Turn - Pop-up Book Exhibit2 ungelesen / 2lilithcat, September 2010
Oslo University Library Papyrus Collection Exhibit1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2010
Oriental Institute Exhibit on the Origins of Writing in the Middle East1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2010
26th International Congress of Papyrology1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2010
Google -OeNB project1 ungelesen / 1MarthaJeanne, Juni 2010
Belles Heures of the Duke of Berry2 ungelesen / 2papyri, März 2010
Islamic Calligraphy3 ungelesen / 3Essa, Januar 2010
Manuscript Marginalia2 ungelesen / 2lilithcat, September 2009
Himalayan Art1 ungelesen / 1papyri, August 2009
Ethiopian Manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juli 2009
Birmingham Manuscript Conferences, Seminars and Workshops5 ungelesen / 5timspalding, Juni 2009
First Encounters of Muslims and Christians in Egypt - Exhibit/Catalog2 ungelesen / 2MarthaJeanne, Mai 2009
China's Calligraphic Arts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Mai 2009
Papyri collection for Sale1 ungelesen / 1papyri, März 2009
German and Central European Manuscript Illumination1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Februar 2009
Cuneiform Tablets3 ungelesen / 3timspalding, Januar 2009
Southeast Asian Manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Januar 2009
Early Buddhist Manuscript Painting1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Dezember 2008
Exhibit of Rare Bookbindings1 ungelesen / 1papyri, November 2008
Egyptian Monasteries Exhibit at the Austrian National Library3 ungelesen / 3MarthaJeanne, Oktober 2008
Fordham Museum of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Art1 ungelesen / 1papyri, September 2008
Codex Sinaiticus1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juli 2008
Icelandic Saga manuscripts3 ungelesen / 3MarthaJeanne, Juli 2008
Imperial Mughal Painting and Calligraphy Exhibit1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juni 2008
Exhibit12 ungelesen / 12liamfoley, Juni 2008
History Of Medicine - Medical Books and Manuscripts2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Juni 2008
Cairo Genizah - Medieval Hebrew Manuscripts4 ungelesen / 4papyri, März 2008
Collecting Manuscripts1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Februar 2008
Writing and Graphic Systems in Africa1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Januar 2008
Medieval/Renaissance Manuscript conference this Fri. at UPenn2 ungelesen / 2papyri, Oktober 2007
Language Loss and Mystery1 ungelesen / 1Kushana, Juli 2007
Manuscript Exhibits1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juli 2007
Welcome1 ungelesen / 1papyri, Juli 2007
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