Cross-posted from ArtHist.net. --ed.
Reposted from ArtHist.net. --ed.
Libraries in the manuscript age, East and West
Conference, Paris, Collège de France, 28-29 September 2017
As a quick look at a modern website shows, the information available about libraries is quite uneven, although the development of book history certainly greatly helped in focusing the attention on this important topic and succeeded in providing a wealth of material and case studies. And a closer look also shows that the information used is quite heterogeneous.