Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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Books and Libraries
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Books were the most important medium of written communication in the Middle Ages; after modest beginnings in the Early Middle Ages, in the High and above all in the Late Middle Ages they played an inc…

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Volker Honemann, “Books and Libraries”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 25 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033866>
First published online: 2016



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