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Books of hours and their owners

Harthan&hJohn.

Books of hours and their owners

by Harthan&hJohn.

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Published by Thames & Hudson in [S.l.] .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Harthan.
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Open LibraryOL17463926M

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For many book owners, a Book of Hours was a prized art object—a status symbol, or desired only for its beautiful images. But the question of "why a Latin prayer book" deserves further investigation. We get closer to an answer by recognizing that the Book of Hours was a book of many uses: it was an emblematic family possession, a primer for.

Book of hours, devotional book widely popular in the later Middle book of hours began to appear in the 13th century, containing prayers to be said at the canonical hours in honour of the Virgin Mary. The growing demand for smaller such books for family and individual use created a prayerbook style enormously popular among the wealthy.

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Michael Cunningham was raised in Los Angeles and lives in New York City. He is the author of the novels A Home at the End of the World (Picador) and Flesh and work has appeared in The New Yorker and Best American Short Stories, and he is the recipient of a Whiting Writer's Hours was a New York Times Bestseller, and was chosen as a Best Book of /5(29).

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Library press-marks, accession numbers, inscriptions, bookplates, owners’ notes can all assist to build up the retrospective history and life of individual printed books, and also of the history of entire collections.In The Hours, Michael Cunningham, who is recognized as "one of our very best writers" (Richard Eder, Los Angeles Times), draws inventively on the life and work of Virginia Woolf to tell the story of a group of contemporary characters who are struggling with the conflicting claims of love and inheritance, hope and despair.

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