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Corvinian Library

Csapodi, Csaba.

Corvinian Library

history and stock.

by Csapodi, Csaba.

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Published by Akadémiai Kiadó in Budapest .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hungary,
  • Budapest
    • Subjects:
    • Matthias I, King of Hungary, 1443-1490 -- Library.,
    • Incunabula -- Hungary -- Budapest -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Manuscripts, Medieval -- Hungary -- Budapest -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[Translated by Imre Gombos]
      SeriesStudia humanitatis,, 1, "Studia humanitatis" (Budapest, Hungary) ;, 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ725.M44 C7513
      The Physical Object
      Pagination516 p.
      Number of Pages516
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5121821M
      LC Control Number74195318

        The Library Book is wonderful. Its many distinguished contributors have produced a beautiful testimonial not only to the power of books, but also to libraries themselves: as the homes of books and knowledge; as places for learning and adventure; as centres for the community and communities in themselves; and as gateways to the future/5(39). Book contents - In addition to the book database fields, Book Library lets you add contents to each book, such as chapters, articles and poems. User-friendly Explorer-style interface with a Internet Explorer build-in window - Book details are displayed as a customizable HTML page. - Selected images from Corvinian manuscripts, with links to fully digitised manuscripts. The Bibliotheca Corviniana was the famous library of Matthias 39 pins. Classic Christian Library A library of the best Christian works, over the centuries. Here we collect the best in Christian writing online, all as free PDF eBook files. We provide eBooks of all types of Christian writing (Bible commentaries, systematic theologies, devotional works, topical studies, etc.), from many periods of Christian history (the early Church fathers, Puritans, Reformed, etc.).


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Bibliotheca Corviniana. The Library of the king Matthias Corvinus of Hungary. Introductory Essays and commentaries by Csaba Csapodi and Klára Csapodi - Gárdonyi. This fine work describes the history of the great library founded at today's Budapest by Matthias Corvinus, King of Hungary ( - ), and presents its surviving volumes.

Dec 2, - The very exciting digitisation process at the Vatican Library is going ahead at full speed, and the Library has made available online two manuscripts from the famous Bibliotheca Corviniana, the library of King Matthias Corvinus ().

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Expressing as it does the humanist spirit which pervaded the court of Matthias Corvinus (), the Corvinian Library was a magnificent symbol of the Hungarian Renaissance.

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”Author: Benedek Láng. Just volumes known to be from the Corvinian Library exist today (of what is estimated to have been a collection of c. 2, volumes), mostly in Hungarian, Italian and Austrian institutions. Marcus Tanner's book tells Matthias' story, and with it the.

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The historian Bonfini refers to tbis collection in bis work, and part of the coUection is thought to have been discovered during. the recent excavations at Buda (L. Gere'¥ieh" Excarations n/ II,e Burg of Buda [Budapest, ] in Hungarian) and Szombathely - .Introduction.

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The surviving medieval source material provides information on the Pannonhalma monastic library, the Esztergom manuscripts, the Esztergom attributions, the Esztergom codex of Bernard of Perugia, the Esztergom Collegium Christi, the Veszprém manuscripts.If you are still seeing this message and JavaScript is enabled in your browser then please either contact the library or fill in our technical support form and we will try to fix the problem.

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