Microfilm and microfiche were alternatives to printed facsimiles
, but they could be inconvenient to use, their reproductions were of inconsistent quality, and they were less durable than books.
In addition to providing insights about the future of facsimile
editions, the managing director of ADEVA spoke about the state of print media in general, the powerful clients his company usually worked with, and the pressures of running a publishing house in the digital age.
No more than 10 facsimiles
will be created on a made-to-order basis by Adeva.
During the official presentation of this remarkable book in November 2006 in Amsterdam, the beautifully hand-colored 1660 edition from the city's university library (used to produce the facsimile
) was on display--behind glass.
Newcastle Cathedral plays host to the British Library's touring exhibition of the Lindisfarne Gospel Facsimiles
Future party political manifestos should promise to disband facsimile
regional assemblies until such time as they are voted-on by us.
In the series "Les Aquarelles de Leningrad," 2003, facsimile
prints of eighteenth-century botanical and entomological illustrations have been torn into fragments, then mounted on rough wooden boards and shaken with paint, as along a tectonic fault line.
The appearance of this new series of manuscripts is facsimile
, under expert editorship, gives hope of new and/or better sources for scholars of Persian to work from.
Just one weakness is noted here: only two pages of the manuscript are presented in facsimile
, and they are provided to contrast scribal techniques.
The Heege Manuscript: A Facsimile
of National Library of Scotland MS Advocates 19.3.1.
A high-quality facsimile
copy of the Lindisfarne Gospels is on display at the Museum of Hartlepool, at Hartlepool Historic Quay, until Sunday, December 7.
Comments may also be submitted via facsimile
to 202.347.7727 or by email.