List of Abbreviations

The following bibliographical abbreviations are used:

BAB British Armorial Bindings Database
CSEL Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum
ISTC Incunabula Short Title Catalogue
Gibson S. Gibson, Early Oxford Bindings (Oxford, 1903)
Ker, Pastedowns N. R. Ker, Pastedowns in Oxford Bindings, reprinted with corrigenda and addenda by D. Rundle and S. Mandelbrote (Oxford, 2004)
MLGB3 Medieval Libraries of Great Britain, 3rd edition, on-line
Oldham, Blind-Stamped J. B. Oldham, English Blind-Stamped Bindings (Cambridge, 1952)
Oldham, Panels J. B. Oldham, Blind Panels of English Binders (Cambridge, 1958)
Pearson, 'Cambridge' D. Pearson, 'Bookbinding in Cambridge in the second half of the sixteenth century' in id. ed., 'For the Love of the Binding'. Studies in bookbinding history presented to Mirjam Foot (London, 2000), pp. 169-96
Pearson, Oxford D. Pearson, Oxford Book-binding, 1500-1640 (Oxford, 2000)
TCBS Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society
USTC Universal Short-Title Catalogue
Venn, AC J. and J. A. Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses, part i, 4 vols (Cambridge, 1922-27)