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Title:
Minstrels & angels : carvings of musicians in medieval English churches
Author:
Montagu, Jeremy.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Berkeley, Calif. : Fallen Leaf Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xiii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780914913405

9780914913412
Format :
Book

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Central Library ML85 .M66 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Accompanying 124 photographs by C.R. Nicewonger, the text explains and describes the significance of musical instruments in Medieval English church carvings. In addition, a listing of every carving known to the authors is included. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Author Notes

Jeremy Montagu retired Curator of the Bate Collection of Musical Instruments in the University of Oxford, is well known as an author of books and articles on musical instruments. He has been involved in early music for nearly 40 years. Gwen Montagu studied Medieval history and culture at Cambridge University and is a member of the Royal Archaeological Institute. C.R. Nicewonger is an ardent Anglophile and photographer.


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