A.S.W. Rosenbach Lectures in Bibliography

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Presentation

Date of this Version

4-2008

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A series of three lectures presented 14, 15, and 17 April, 2008 in the Rosenwald Gallery of the Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania

Abstract

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries A.S.W. Rosenbach Lectures in Bibliography for 2008

"The Latin Bible as Codex"

Paul Saenger, The Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois

April 14, 15, and 17, 2008

5:30PM

Rosenwald Gallery, 6th floor

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library

University of Pennsylvania

3420 Walnut Street

Philadelphia PA 19104-6206

Monday, April 14, 2008: "Christian Versification"

Tuesday, April 15, 2008: "The Birth of Modern Chapters"

Thursday, April 17, 2008: "The Printed Codex"

The distinguished scholar of medieval reading practices Paul Saenger

presents three lectures on the development of the medieval and early

printed Bible. Co-editor of the 1999 The Bible as Book: The First

Printed Editions, Dr. Saenger has also published Space Between Words:

The Origins of Silent Reading (1997) and the Catalogue of the Pre-1500

Western Manuscript Books at the Newberry Library (1989).

Saenger1Hi.mp3 (65185 kB)
Lecture 1 (high fidelity, 64 kbps MP3 audio)

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Lecture 1 (medium fidelity, 32 kbps MP3 audio)

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Lecture 2 (high fidelity, 64 kbps MP3 audio)

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Lecture 2 (medium fidelity, 32 kbps MP3 audio)

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Lecture 3 (high fidelity, 64 kbps MP3 audio)

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Lecture 3 (medium fidelity, 32 kbps MP3 audio)

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Date Posted: 19 July 2010